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
740 AM CDT SUN JUL 13 2014

...EARLY MORNING HAINES INDICES WERE 3 (VERY LOW) AT INTERNATIONAL
FALLS AND BISMARCK AND 4 (LOW) AT ABERDEEN...

.DISCUSSION...
A COLD FRONT PASSED THROUGH THE AREA LAST EVENING. EXPECT TODAY TO
SEE HIGH TEMPERATURES ABOUT 10 DEGREES COOLER THAN ON SATURDAY. AN
UPPER LOW WILL DROP SOUTH AND INTO NORTHERN MINNESOTA TONIGHT AND
THEN SLOWLY EXIT MONDAY. AS THIS SYSTEMS DROPS IN EXPECT TO SEE
CLOUDS DEVELOP TODAY AND ALONG WITH A FEW RAIN SHOWERS...MAINLY
OVER THE FAR NORTHERN RED RIVER VALLEY INTO FAR NORTHERN
MINNESOTA. CLOUDS AND A FEW RAIN SHOWERS WILL BE MORE WIDESPREAD
TONIGHT INTO EARLY MONDAY BEFORE ENDING AS THE UPPER LOW DEPARTS.
IT WILL REMAIN UNSEASONABLY COOL MONDAY WITH HIGHS IN THE 60S.
TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY WILL BE DRY AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS IN
AND TEMPERATURES SLOWLY WARM. THE NEXT FRONT IS DUE FRIDAY NIGHT
OR SATURDAY WITH A CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS.



NDZ006>008-014>016-024-026-027-054-132130-
TOWNER-CAVALIER-PEMBINA-BENSON-RAMSEY-EASTERN WALSH-EDDY-NELSON-
GRAND FORKS-WESTERN WALSH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CANDO...LANGDON...CAVALIER...MADDOCK...
LEEDS...DEVILS LAKE...GRAFTON...NEW ROCKFORD...LAKOTA...
GRAND FORKS...ADAMS
740 AM CDT SUN JUL 13 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-70.
   24 HR TREND......13 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........46-51 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDY. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING
                    TO 20 TO 25 MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...9.
HAINES INDEX........4 (LOW).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT (AROUND 150000 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 7800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 30 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN
                    THE EVENING. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....45-50.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........87-92 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......10 PERCENT LOWER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25
                    MPH IN THE EVENING.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......SCATTERED TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-69.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........56-61 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...8.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (AROUND 94500 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 5400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 20 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. NORTH WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

NDZ028>030-038-039-049-052-053-132130-
GRIGGS-STEELE-TRAILL-BARNES-CASS-RANSOM-SARGENT-RICHLAND-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COOPERSTOWN...FINLEY...MAYVILLE...
VALLEY CITY...FARGO...LISBON...GWINNER...WAHPETON
740 AM CDT SUN JUL 13 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....70-75.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........38-43 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDY. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH INCREASING
                    TO 20 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...11.
HAINES INDEX........5 (MODERATE).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD (AROUND 149100 KNOT-FT) BECOMING
                    EXCELLENT (AROUND 150000 KNOT-FT) BY AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 9100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 25 TO 30 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN
                    THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-90 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT LOWER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN
                    THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....66-71.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........52-57 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...8.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD (AROUND 111100 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 5800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 20 TO 25 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

MNZ001-004>009-013>017-132130-
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...ROSEAU...BAUDETTE...WARREN...NEWFOLDEN...RED LAKE...
THIEF RIVER FALLS...RED LAKE FALLS...FOSSTON...BAGLEY...BEMIDJI
740 AM CDT SUN JUL 13 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....63-68.
   24 HR TREND......15 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........50-55 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......14 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......SCATTERED TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...7.
HAINES INDEX........5 (MODERATE).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT (AROUND 149900 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 7400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 30 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....47-52.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........89-94 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT LOWER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......SCATTERED TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS THROUGH
                    THE DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....63-68.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........61-66 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......9 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......SCATTERED TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...5.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT (AROUND 141500 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 5700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 25 TO 30 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

MNZ002-003-022>024-027>032-040-132130-
NORMAN-CLAY-MAHNOMEN-SOUTH CLEARWATER-HUBBARD-WEST BECKER-
EAST BECKER-WILKIN-WEST OTTER TAIL-EAST OTTER TAIL-WADENA-GRANT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HALSTAD...MOORHEAD...MAHNOMEN...
LAKE ITASCA...PARK RAPIDS...DETROIT LAKES...WOLF LAKE...
BRECKENRIDGE...FERGUS FALLS...NEW YORK MILLS...WADENA...
ELBOW LAKE
740 AM CDT SUN JUL 13 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-73.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........42-47 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT LOWER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...10.
HAINES INDEX........5 (MODERATE).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT (AROUND 150000 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 8700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 25 TO 30 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN
                    THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-90 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......10 PERCENT LOWER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......SCATTERED TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....63-68.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........58-63 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......14 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......SCATTERED TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...6.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT (AROUND 141200 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 6000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 30 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$










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