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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
322 AM CDT Mon Jun 26 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Temperatures will start to warm up Tuesday, and will be back
near normal by Wednesday. Widespread showers and thunderstorms
are expected late Tuesday night and Wednesday as an area of
low pressure brings a warm front through the area Wednesday
morning, then a cold front Wednesday night. The remainder of
the week will feature occasional chances for shower and
thunderstorm activity.

MNZ054>058-064-270015-
Lac Qui Parle-Swift-Chippewa-Kandiyohi-Meeker-Yellow Medicine-
Including the cities of Madison, Benson, Montevideo, Willmar,
Litchfield, and Granite Falls
322 AM CDT Mon Jun 26 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....67-72.
Min humidity........34-39 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 9 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........14 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 8100 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....North around 10 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 79000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....47-52.
Max humidity........79-84 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph shifting to the
                    southwest in the late evening and overnight.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....74-79.
Min humidity........36-41 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 14 to 19 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in
                    the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........12 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 4500 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....South around 21 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 96000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows 60 TO 65.
South winds 14 to 19 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. Chance of
precipitation 70 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 75 TO 80. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around
25 mph. Chance of  precipitation 50 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 60 TO 65. Northwest winds
7 to 12 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. North winds 5 to 9 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 55 TO 60. Northeast winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance
of  precipitation 50 percent.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 70 TO 75. North winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of  precipitation
40 percent.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 55 TO 60. Northwest winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance
of  precipitation 20 percent.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 75 TO 80. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Chance of  precipitation 20 percent.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 55 TO 60. East winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Highs 75 TO 80. Southeast winds 5 to 9 mph.
Chance of  precipitation 40 percent.

$$

MNZ065>067-073>075-082-083-091-092-270015-
Renville-McLeod-Sibley-Redwood-Brown-Nicollet-Watonwan-Blue Earth-
Martin-Faribault-
Including the cities of Olivia, Hutchinson, Gaylord,
Redwood Falls, New Ulm, St Peter, St James, Mankato, Fairmont,
and Blue Earth
322 AM CDT Mon Jun 26 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....67-72.
Min humidity........35-40 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........13 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 8000 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....North around 11 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 88000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....48-53.
Max humidity........79-84 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph early in the evening
                    becoming light, then becoming southwest 5 to 7
                    mph after midnight.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....73-78.
Min humidity........35-40 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 12 to 17 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........13 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 5000 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....South around 20 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 99000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows 60 TO 65.
South winds 13 to 18 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. Chance of
precipitation 70 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs 75 TO 80.
Southwest winds 12 to 17 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. Chance
of  precipitation 70 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 60 TO 65. West winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. Northwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 55 TO 60. Northeast winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance
of  precipitation 50 percent.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 70 TO 75. North winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of  precipitation
50 percent.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 55 TO 60. Northwest winds
5 to 9 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 75 TO 80. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Chance of  precipitation 20 percent.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 55 TO 60. Northeast winds
5 to 9 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 75 TO 80. Southeast winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of
precipitation 30 percent.

$$

MNZ041>045-047>053-270015-
Douglas-Todd-Morrison-Mille Lacs-Kanabec-Stevens-Pope-Stearns-
Benton-Sherburne-Isanti-Chisago-
Including the cities of Alexandria, Long Prairie, Little Falls,
Princeton, Mora, Morris, Glenwood, St Cloud, Foley, Elk River,
Cambridge, and Center City
322 AM CDT Mon Jun 26 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....66-71.
Min humidity........33-38 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........13 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 8600 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....North around 12 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 108000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....45-50.
Max humidity........85-90 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 9 mph early in the evening
                    becoming light, then becoming southwest 5 to 7
                    mph after midnight.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....72-77.
Min humidity........35-40 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 13 to 18 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in
                    the late morning and afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........12 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 5100 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....South around 20 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 99000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows 60 TO 65.
South winds 12 to 17 mph. Chance of  precipitation 70 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Rain showers likely and chance of thunderstorms.
Highs 70 TO 75. South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around
25 mph. Chance of  precipitation 70 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 55 TO 60. Northwest winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance
of  precipitation 50 percent.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
70 TO 75. North winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of  showers 20 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 55 TO 60. Northeast winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance
of  precipitation 40 percent.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Highs 70 TO 75. Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph.
Chance of  precipitation 40 percent.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers.
Lows 50 TO 55. North winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of  showers
20 percent.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
70 TO 75. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of  showers
20 percent.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 55 TO 60. East winds 5 to
9 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Highs 75 TO 80. South winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance
of  precipitation 50 percent.

$$

MNZ084-085-093-270015-
Waseca-Steele-Freeborn-
Including the cities of Waseca, Owatonna, and Albert Lea
322 AM CDT Mon Jun 26 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....66-71.
Min humidity........38-43 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........13 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 8100 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....North around 12 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 95000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....46-51.
Max humidity........81-86 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph early in the evening
                    becoming light, then becoming southwest around
                    5 mph early in the morning.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....72-77.
Min humidity........35-40 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 8 to 13 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........13 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 5200 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....South around 20 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 101000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY 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.
.WEDNESDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs 75 TO 80.
South winds 12 to 17 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. Chance of
precipitation 70 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 60 TO 65. West winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. Northwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 60 TO 65. Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance
of  precipitation 50 percent.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 70 TO 75. North winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of  precipitation
50 percent.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 55 TO 60. Northwest winds
5 to 7 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 75 TO 80. Northwest winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of
precipitation 40 percent.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 55 TO 60. North winds 5 to
8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 75 TO 80. Southeast winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance
of  precipitation 20 percent.

$$

MNZ059>063-068>070-076>078-270015-
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
322 AM CDT Mon Jun 26 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....67-72.
Min humidity........37-42 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........12 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 8600 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....North around 13 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 108000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....48-53.
Max humidity........81-86 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph early in the evening
                    becoming light, then becoming southwest around
                    5 mph after midnight.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....72-77.
Min humidity........35-40 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........13 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 5500 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....South around 19 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 102000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Rain showers likely and chance of thunderstorms.
Lows 60 TO 65. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of  precipitation
70 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs 75 TO 80.
South winds 11 to 16 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. Chance of
precipitation 70 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 60 TO 65. West winds 6 to 11 mph. Chance of
precipitation 40 percent.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. Northwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 55 TO 60. Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance
of  precipitation 50 percent.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Highs 70 TO 75. North winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance
of  precipitation 50 percent.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 55 TO 60. Northwest winds
5 to 7 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 75 TO 80. Northwest winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance
of  precipitation 20 percent.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 55 TO 60. North winds 5 to
8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 75 TO 80. Southeast winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance
of  precipitation 20 percent.

$$

WIZ014>016-023>028-270015-
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
322 AM CDT Mon Jun 26 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Isolated rain showers after 1000.
                    isolated thunderstorms after 1300. Chance of
                    precipitation 20 percent.
Max temperature.....65-70.
Min humidity........42-47 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 6 to 11 mph.
LAL.................1 until 1300, then 3.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........10 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......Isolated trace to 0.05 inch amounts.
Mixing height.......Around 8400 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Northwest around 15 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 126000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. Isolated showers and
                    thunderstorms until 2000. Chance of
                    precipitation 20 percent.
Min temperature.....45-50.
Max humidity........89-94 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 7 mph early in the evening
                    becoming light.
LAL.................2 until 2000, then 1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....71-76.
Min humidity........38-43 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 7 to 12 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........13 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 6300 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Southwest around 17 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 107000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 55 TO 60. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of
precipitation 50 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs 70 TO 75.
South winds 8 to 13 mph. Chance of  precipitation 70 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 55 TO 60. Southwest winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance
of  precipitation 50 percent.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 70 TO 75. Northwest winds 5 to
9 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers.
Lows 55 TO 60. North winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of  showers
20 percent.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Highs 70 TO 75. North winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance
of  precipitation 50 percent.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 55 TO 60. Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance
of  precipitation 20 percent.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 70 TO 75. Northwest winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance
of  precipitation 20 percent.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 55 TO 60. Northwest winds
5 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 75 TO 80. Southwest winds 5 to 6 mph. Chance
of  precipitation 20 percent.

$$


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