Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Grand Forks, ND

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR E ND...NW AND WC MN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
312 PM CDT THU MAY 21 2015

.DISCUSSION...

WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN IN CONTROL OVERNIGHT WITH LIGHT
NORTHERLY WINDS OF 5 TO 10 MILES PER HOUR. THE WINDS WILL SHIFT
TO THE SOUTH ON FRIDAY...PROVIDING A FEW MORE DEGREES OF WARMTH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL WILL BE POOR THIS EVENING AND TONIGHT AFTER THE
INVERSION SETS UP.

WITH SOUTHERLY WINDS AND WARMING TEMPERATURES...MIN HUMIDITIES MAY
DROP INTO THE 25 TO 30 PERCENT RANGE. ANY PRECIPITATION WILL HOLD
OFF UNTIL AT LEAST SATURDAY BUT CONFIDENCE NOT HIGH AS TO PATH OF
DEVELOPING LOW PRESSURE.

NDZ006>008-014>016-024-026-027-054-220915-
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...ST. THOMAS...NECHE...FORT TOTTEN...MADDOCK...
LEEDS...MINNEWAUKAN...DEVILS LAKE...GRAFTON...PARK RIVER...
NEW ROCKFORD...LAKOTA...MCVILLE...ANETA...TOLNA...GRAND FORKS...
EDINBURG...ADAMS...LANKIN
312 PM CDT THU MAY 21 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....41-46.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........83-88 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......10 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-78.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-31 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT LOWER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 15
                    MPH LATE.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...13.
HAINES INDEX........5 (MODERATE).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (AROUND 35700 KNOT-FT) BECOMING GOOD
                    (AROUND 71200 KNOT-FT) BY AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 10600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....46-51.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........82-87 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING. SCATTERED SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-73.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........43-48 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......11 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................4.
PRECIPITATION.......SCATTERED TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...7.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS AROUND 70. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.MEMORIAL DAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND 70.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

NDZ028>030-038-039-049-052-053-220915-
GRIGGS-STEELE-TRAILL-BARNES-CASS-RANSOM-SARGENT-RICHLAND-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COOPERSTOWN...FINLEY...HOPE...
MAYVILLE...HILLSBORO...HATTON...PORTLAND...VALLEY CITY...FARGO...
LISBON...ENDERLIN...GWINNER...MILNOR...FORMAN...RUTLAND...
WAHPETON
312 PM CDT THU MAY 21 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....42-47.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........82-87 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....72-77.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-32 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...14.
HAINES INDEX........5 (MODERATE).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (AROUND 24100 KNOT-FT) BECOMING FAIR
                    (AROUND 43600 KNOT-FT) BY AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 8300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....46-51.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........84-89 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    MORNING. SCATTERED SHOWERS. SCATTERED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-69.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........56-61 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......26 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................4.
PRECIPITATION.......SCATTERED TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN
THE MID 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MEMORIAL DAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
AROUND 70. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

MNZ001-004>009-013>017-220915-
WEST POLK-KITTSON-ROSEAU-LAKE OF THE WOODS-WEST MARSHALL-
EAST MARSHALL-NORTH BELTRAMI-PENNINGTON-RED LAKE-EAST POLK-
NORTH CLEARWATER-SOUTH BELTRAMI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CROOKSTON...EAST GRAND FORKS...
HALLOCK...KARLSTAD...LANCASTER...ROSEAU...WARROAD...GREENBUSH...
BAUDETTE...WARREN...STEPHEN...ARGYLE...NEWFOLDEN...MIDDLE RIVER...
GRYGLA...RED LAKE...REDBY...PONEMAH...THIEF RIVER FALLS...
RED LAKE FALLS...FOSSTON...FERTILE...MCINTOSH...ERSKINE...
BAGLEY...CLEARBROOK...BEMIDJI
312 PM CDT THU MAY 21 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....37-42.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-90 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-31 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...13.
HAINES INDEX........5 (MODERATE).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR (AROUND 15900 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 8800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....46-51.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........81-86 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT LOWER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-74.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................3.
PRECIPITATION.......ISOLATED TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...9.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS AROUND 70. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MEMORIAL DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND 70.
WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

MNZ002-003-022>024-027>032-040-220915-
NORMAN-CLAY-MAHNOMEN-SOUTH CLEARWATER-HUBBARD-WEST BECKER-
EAST BECKER-WILKIN-WEST OTTER TAIL-EAST OTTER TAIL-WADENA-GRANT-
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...WOLF LAKE...
BRECKENRIDGE...FERGUS FALLS...PERHAM...NEW YORK MILLS...
PARKERS PRAIRIE...HENNING...BATTLE LAKE...WADENA...MENAHGA...
ELBOW LAKE...HOFFMAN...ASHBY...HERMAN...BARRETT
312 PM CDT THU MAY 21 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-45.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-90 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-30 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...14.
HAINES INDEX........5 (MODERATE).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR (AROUND 13900 KNOT-FT) BECOMING GOOD
                    (AROUND 30000 KNOT-FT) BY AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 7700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 0 TO 5 MPH.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....46-51.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........81-86 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    MORNING. SCATTERED SHOWERS. SCATTERED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....66-71.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........50-55 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......25 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................4.
PRECIPITATION.......SCATTERED TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...4.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN
THE MID 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MEMORIAL DAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS AROUND
70. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND 70.
WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS AROUND 50. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$



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