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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
401 PM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

MNZ010>012-018>021-025-026-033>038-WIZ001>004-006>009-061315-
KOOCHICHING-NORTH ST. LOUIS-NORTHERN COOK/NORTHERN LAKE-
NORTH ITASCA-CENTRAL ST. LOUIS-SOUTHERN LAKE/NORTH SHORE-
SOUTHERN COOK/NORTH SHORE-NORTH CASS-SOUTH ITASCA-SOUTH CASS-
CROW WING-NORTHERN AITKIN-SOUTH AITKIN-CARLTON/SOUTH ST. LOUIS-
PINE-DOUGLAS-BAYFIELD-ASHLAND-IRON-BURNETT-WASHBURN-SAWYER-PRICE-
401 PM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST
MINNESOTA AND NORTHWEST WISCONSIN.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

LOW HUMIDITY AND WARM TEMPERATURES WILL BRING NEAR-CRITICAL FIRE
WEATHER CONDITIONS TO THE NORTHLAND THROUGH THE EARLY EVENING
HOURS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

THE COMBINATION OF GUSTY WINDS...LOW HUMIDITY AND WARM
TEMPERATURES WILL RESULT IN CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
FRIDAY. CHECK THE LATEST FIRE WEATHER FORECAST FOR ADDITIONAL
DETAILS.

A COLD FRONT WILL TRIGGER THUNDERSTORMS FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND
EVENING. THE THUNDERSTORMS ARE NOT EXPECTED TO BE SEVERE.

LOW HUMIDITY AND BREEZY NORTHWEST WINDS WILL RESULT IN
NEAR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ON SATURDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THIS AFTERNOON OR
TONIGHT.

$$



Fire Weather Watch

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
356 PM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

...VERY DRY AND BREEZY CONDITIONS EXPECTED FRIDAY...

MNZ010>012-018-019-025-026-033>038-060500-
/O.NEW.KDLH.FW.A.0001.160506T1400Z-160507T0100Z/
KOOCHICHING-NORTH ST. LOUIS-NORTHERN COOK/NORTHERN LAKE-
NORTH ITASCA-CENTRAL ST. LOUIS-NORTH CASS-SOUTH ITASCA-SOUTH CASS-
CROW WING-NORTHERN AITKIN-SOUTH AITKIN-CARLTON/SOUTH ST. LOUIS-
PINE-
356 PM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING FOR VERY DRY AND BREEZY CONDITIONS FOR PARTS OF
NORTHERN MINNESOTA...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DULUTH HAS ISSUED A FIRE WEATHER
WATCH FOR DRY AND BREEZY CONDITIONS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM
FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN MINNESOTA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 010...011...
  012...018...019...025...026...033...034...035...036...037 AND
  038.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 18 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE MIDDLE TO UPPER 80S.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY.
  OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE
RED FLAG WARNINGS.

&&

$$




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