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Fire Weather Watch

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
308 PM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH SUNDAY AFTERNOON IN SOUTHWEST MINNESOTA...

.A FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR SUNDAY AFTERNOON FOR
AREAS SOUTH AND WEST OF A LINE FROM GRANITE FALLS TO NEW ULM TO
FAIRMONT. STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP SUNDAY MORNING
ACROSS WESTERN AND SOUTHERN MINNESOTA IN THE WAKE OF A COLD FRONT.
WIND SPEEDS WILL INCREASE TO 25 TO 35 MPH BY MID MORNING...AND
CONTINUE THROUGH THE AFTERNOON. WIND GUSTS FROM 45 TO 50 MPH CAN
BE EXPECTED AS WELL. INITIALLY... HUMIDITY LEVELS WILL BE ABOVE 70
PERCENT DURING THE MORNING. HOWEVER...BY THE AFTERNOON...HUMIDITY
LEVELS ARE EXPECTED TO DROP TO NEAR 40 PERCENT ACROSS THE WATCH
AREA. THE STRONG WINDS AND LOWERING HUMIDITY WILL COMBINE TO
CREATE THE THREAT FOR SEEING CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS.

MNZ064-073-074-082-091-290415-
/O.CON.KMPX.FW.A.0003.150329T1800Z-150330T0000Z/
YELLOW MEDICINE-REDWOOD-BROWN-WATONWAN-MARTIN-
308 PM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING FOR STRONG GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY
LEVELS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 064... 073...074...082 AND 091...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 064...073...074...082 AND
  091. MAINLY SOUTH OF A LINE FROM GRANITE FALLS TO NEW ULM AND
  THEN WEST OF A LINE FROM NEW ULM TO FAIRMONT.

* WIND...SUSTAINED WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...DROPPING TO AROUND 40 PERCENT DURING THE AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP COULD 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.

&&

$$




Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
248 PM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...BLUSTERY NORTHWEST WINDS DEVELOPING ON SUNDAY...

.A WIND ADVISORY HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR SUNDAY FOR MUCH OF WESTERN
AND SOUTHERN MINNESOTA. THE ADVISORY IS ALONG AND WEST OF A LINE
FROM STAPLES TO ST CLOUD...HUTCHINSON...ST PETER...OWATONNA AND
ALBERT LEA. NORTHWEST WINDS SUSTAINED FROM 30 TO 35 MPH ARE
FORECAST TO DEVELOP DURING THE MORNING AND PERSIST THROUGH THE
AFTERNOON. WIND GUSTS FROM 45 TO 50 MPH CAN BE EXPECTED AS WELL.

MNZ041-047-048-054>056-064-065-073-074-082-091-290400-
/O.NEW.KMPX.WI.Y.0004.150329T1400Z-150329T2300Z/
DOUGLAS-STEVENS-POPE-LAC QUI PARLE-SWIFT-CHIPPEWA-YELLOW MEDICINE-
RENVILLE-REDWOOD-BROWN-WATONWAN-MARTIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALEXANDRIA...MORRIS...GLENWOOD...
MADISON...BENSON...MONTEVIDEO...GRANITE FALLS...OLIVIA...
REDWOOD FALLS...NEW ULM...ST. JAMES...FAIRMONT
248 PM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 6 PM CDT SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN HAS ISSUED
A WIND ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 6 PM CDT
SUNDAY.

* TIMING...FROM MID MORNING THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 30 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH.

* IMPACTS...DRIVING MAY BE DIFFICULT AT TIMES...ESPECIALLY FOR
  HIGH PROFILE AND LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES. UNSECURED OUTDOOR ITEMS
  WILL BE BLOWN AROUND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 TO 39 MPH OR
GUSTS BETWEEN 45 AND 57 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN
MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.
USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$



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