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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
307 AM CDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.DISCUSSION...Few fire weather concerns through the week with
multiple chances for rainfall & warm, muggy weather keeping
relative humidities well above threshold values.

MNZ054>056-064-230045-
Lac Qui Parle-Swift-Chippewa-Yellow Medicine-
Including the cities of Madison, Benson, Montevideo,
and Granite Falls
307 AM CDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....86-91.
Min humidity........28-33 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 7 to 12 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........6 or high.
Hours of sun........12 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 4900 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Northwest around 18 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 90000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....58-63.
Max humidity........91-96 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 9 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....76-81.
Min humidity........47-52 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 6 to 11 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........12 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 5300 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Northwest around 16 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 84000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Patchy fog. Lows 55 TO 60. East
winds 5 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 80 TO 85. Southeast winds 7 to
12 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 65 TO 70. South winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of
precipitation 50 percent.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 85 TO 90. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of
precipitation 40 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 60 TO 65. North winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of
precipitation 50 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 80 TO 85. Northeast winds 5 to
8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 60 TO 65. East winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of
precipitation 50 percent.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 80 TO 85. East winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 60 TO 65. East winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 80 TO 85. Northeast winds 5 to
8 mph.

$$

MNZ041-042-047>049-230045-
Douglas-Todd-Stevens-Pope-Stearns-
Including the cities of Alexandria, Long Prairie, Morris,
Glenwood, and St Cloud
307 AM CDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....82-87.
Min humidity........39-44 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 7 to 12 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
                    in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........6 or high.
Hours of sun........11 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 4800 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Northwest around 14 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 69000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....57-62.
Max humidity........92-97 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....72-77.
Min humidity........55-60 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 6 to 11 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........10 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 4700 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....North around 13 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 60000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Patchy fog. Lows 55 TO 60. East
winds 5 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. Southeast winds 10 to
15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 60 TO 65. South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts
to around 25 mph. Chance of  precipitation 50 percent.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 80 TO 85. Southwest winds 6 to 10 mph. Chance of
precipitation 50 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 60 TO 65. Northwest winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance
of  precipitation 20 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. North winds 5 to
7 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 60 TO 65. Northeast winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance
of  precipitation 20 percent.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 75 TO 80. East winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 60 TO 65. East winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 80 TO 85. East winds 5 to 8 mph.

$$

MNZ043>045-050>053-230045-
Morrison-Mille Lacs-Kanabec-Benton-Sherburne-Isanti-Chisago-
Including the cities of Little Falls, Princeton, Mora, Foley,
Elk River, Cambridge, and Center City
307 AM CDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms until 0900. slight chance of
                    showers and thunderstorms after 1400 until
                    1800. Chance of precipitation 20 percent.
Max temperature.....81-86.
Min humidity........50-55 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds around 5 mph shifting to the west
                    in the late morning and afternoon.
LAL.................2 until 0900, then 1 until 1400, then 2 until
                    1800, then 1.
Haines Index........6 or high.
Hours of sun........8 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......Isolated trace to 0.05 inch amounts.
Mixing height.......Around 4700 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....West around 7 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 32000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....57-62.
Max humidity........93-98 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....72-77.
Min humidity........56-61 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 9 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........8 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 5300 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....North around 11 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 60000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Areas of fog. Lows 50 TO 55. East
winds 5 to 6 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 60 TO 65. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of
precipitation 40 percent.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 80 TO 85. Southwest winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of
precipitation 50 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 60 TO 65. Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance
of  precipitation 40 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. Northwest winds 5 to
7 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 55 TO 60. Northeast winds
5 to 6 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. East winds 5 to 8 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 55 TO 60. East winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. Northeast winds 5 to
7 mph.

$$

MNZ057-058-065>067-073>075-230045-
Kandiyohi-Meeker-Renville-McLeod-Sibley-Redwood-Brown-Nicollet-
Including the cities of Willmar, Litchfield, Olivia, Hutchinson,
Gaylord, Redwood Falls, New Ulm, and St Peter
307 AM CDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....84-89.
Min humidity........42-47 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 6 to 11 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........6 or high.
Hours of sun........10 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 4400 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....West around 14 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 70000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....59-64.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....75-80.
Min humidity........54-59 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 7 to 12 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........11 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 5400 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Northwest around 16 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 88000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Patchy fog. Lows 55 TO 60.
Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 80 TO 85. Southeast winds 6 to
11 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 60 TO 65. South winds 6 to 11 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. Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance
of  precipitation 50 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 80 TO 85. Northeast winds 5 to
7 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 60 TO 65. East winds 5 to 6 mph. Chance of
precipitation 50 percent.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 80 TO 85. East winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 60 TO 65. East winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 80 TO 85. Northeast winds 5 to
8 mph.

$$

MNZ059>063-068>070-076>078-230045-
Wright-Hennepin-Anoka-Ramsey-Washington-Carver-Scott-Dakota-
Le Sueur-Rice-Goodhue-
Including the cities of Monticello, Minneapolis, Blaine, St Paul,
Stillwater, Chaska, Shakopee, Hastings, Le Sueur, Faribault,
and Red Wing
307 AM CDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms until 0800. slight chance of rain
                    showers after 1400 until 1800. Chance of
                    precipitation 20 percent.
Max temperature.....83-88.
Min humidity........51-56 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds becoming northwest 5 to 8 mph in
                    the late morning and afternoon.
LAL.................2 until 0800, then 1.
Haines Index........6 or high.
Hours of sun........8 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......Isolated 0.05 to 0.10 inch amounts.
Mixing height.......Around 4400 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....West around 6 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 27000 or fair (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....60-65.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 7 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....74-79.
Min humidity........55-60 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 6 to 11 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........10 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 5700 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Northwest around 14 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 81000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Patchy fog. Lows 55 TO 60.
Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. Southeast winds 5 to
8 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 60 TO 65. South winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 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 8 mph. Chance of
precipitation 50 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 80 TO 85. Northwest winds 5 to
6 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 60 TO 65. Northeast winds
5 to 6 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 80 TO 85. East winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 60 TO 65. East winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 80 TO 85. Northeast winds 5 to
8 mph.

$$

MNZ082>085-091>093-230045-
Watonwan-Blue Earth-Waseca-Steele-Martin-Faribault-Freeborn-
Including the cities of St James, Mankato, Waseca, Owatonna,
Fairmont, Blue Earth, and Albert Lea
307 AM CDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....83-88.
Min humidity........52-57 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........6 or high.
Hours of sun........8 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 3000 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....West around 9 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 26000 or fair (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....60-65.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 7 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....75-80.
Min humidity........55-60 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 6 to 11 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........11 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 5800 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Northwest around 18 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 105000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Patchy fog. Lows 55 TO 60.
Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. Southeast winds 5 to
8 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 60 TO 65. Southeast winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance
of  precipitation 20 percent.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 80 TO 85. South winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of  precipitation
50 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. Highs 80 TO 85. Northeast winds 5 to
7 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 60 TO 65. East winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of
precipitation 50 percent.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 75 TO 80. East winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of  precipitation
50 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 60 TO 65. East winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 80 TO 85. Northeast winds 5 to
8 mph.

$$

WIZ014>016-023>028-230045-
Polk-Barron-Rusk-St. Croix-Pierce-Dunn-Pepin-Chippewa-Eau Claire-
Including the cities of Osceola, Rice Lake, Ladysmith, Hudson,
River Falls, Prescott, Menomonie, Durand, Chippewa Falls,
and Eau Claire
307 AM CDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms until 0900. chance of rain
                    showers and slight chance of thunderstorms
                    after 1400. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
Max temperature.....80-85.
Min humidity........59-64 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds becoming north around 5 mph late in
                    the morning, then shifting to the west 5 to 7
                    mph in the afternoon.
LAL.................2 until 0900, then 1 until 1400, then 2 until
                    1600, then 3.
Haines Index........6 or high.
Hours of sun........5 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......Scattered 0.05 to 0.10 inch amounts.
Mixing height.......Around 4500 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....West around 6 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 28000 or fair (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. Chance of rain showers and slight
                    chance of thunderstorms until 2200. Chance of
                    precipitation 40 percent.
Min temperature.....58-63.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 6 mph early in the evening
                    becoming light, then becoming northwest around
                    5 mph after midnight.
LAL.................3 until 2200, then 1.
Chance of Precipitation.......Scattered trace to 0.05 inch amounts.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....72-77.
Min humidity........58-63 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 9 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........8 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 5600 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....North around 13 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 76000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Patchy fog. Lows 50 TO 55.
Northeast winds 5 to 9 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. Southeast winds 5 to
7 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 55 TO 60. Southeast winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance
of  precipitation 20 percent.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 75 TO 80. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of  precipitation
50 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 60 TO 65. West winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of
precipitation 50 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. Northwest winds 5 to
7 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 60 TO 65. North winds 5 to
6 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. East winds 5 to 7 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 60 TO 65. East winds 5 to
6 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 75 TO 80. Northeast winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance
of  precipitation 20 percent.

$$



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