Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Forecast For Central/NE South Dakota WC MN
National Weather Service Aberdeen SD
144 PM CDT Wed May 23 2018

.DISCUSSION...

Showers and thunderstorms will push north this morning as a warm
front moves affects the region. Redevelopment will occur this
evening in central SD and again Thursday evening in the east.
Minimum relative humidity values will be mainly in the 40 to 45
percent range this afternoon. Any thunderstorms will produce gusty
winds and wetting rain.

SDZ267-232100-
Lower Bad River-
144 PM CDT Wed May 23 2018

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (45-55 percent cloud). A slight
                    chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....86-91.
Min humidity........39-44 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Mixing height.......Around 9200 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....South around 32 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 261000 or excellent (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1 until 1500, then 2 until 1800, then 3.
CWR.................ZERO.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (55-65 percent cloud). A chance
                    of showers and thunderstorms in the evening,
                    then a slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms after midnight. Some
                    thunderstorms may be severe in the evening.
Min temperature.....60-65.
Max humidity........89-94 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in
                    the evening.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
LAL.................3 until 0500, then 2.
CWR.................30 percent.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (25-35 percent cloud). A slight
                    chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....87-92.
Min humidity........30-35 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Mixing height.......Around 9700 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....Southwest 16 to 21 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 167000 or excellent (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1 until 1300, then 2.
CWR.................ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Highs in the lower 90s. West
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid
90s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower
90s. Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

SDZ268-232100-
Upper Cheyenne-
1244 PM MDT Wed May 23 2018

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (45-55 percent cloud). A slight
                    chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....84-89.
Min humidity........41-46 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Mixing height.......Around 7300 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....South around 29 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 186000 or excellent (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1 until 1500, then 2 until 1700, then 3.
CWR.................10 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (35-45 percent cloud) then
                    becoming mostly cloudy (55-65 percent cloud)
                    then becoming partly cloudy (40-50 percent
                    cloud). A chance of showers and thunderstorms
                    in the evening, then a slight chance of showers
                    and thunderstorms after midnight. Some
                    thunderstorms may be severe in the evening.
Min temperature.....57-62.
Max humidity........91-96 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph.
Haines Index........6 or high.
LAL.................3 until 0300, then 2.
CWR.................40 percent.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (20-30 percent cloud).
Max temperature.....83-88.
Min humidity........33-38 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 15 mph shifting to the
                    southwest in the afternoon. Gusts up to 25 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Mixing height.......Around 8300 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....Southwest 17 to 22 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 159000 or excellent (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper
80s. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Highs in the lower 90s.
West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs around 90. Southeast
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows
in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 80s. Southeast winds 5 to
15 mph.

$$

SDZ269-232100-
Upper Missouri Coteau-
144 PM CDT Wed May 23 2018

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (50-60 percent cloud). A chance of
                    showers and thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....82-87.
Min humidity........45-50 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30
                    mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Mixing height.......Around 7400 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....South around 31 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 202000 or excellent (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1 until 1500, then 2 until 1600, then 3.
CWR.................20 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (55-65 percent cloud) then
                    becoming partly cloudy (45-55 percent cloud). A
                    chance of showers and thunderstorms through the
                    night. Some thunderstorms may be severe in the
                    evening.
Min temperature.....59-64.
Max humidity........91-96 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in
                    the evening.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
LAL.................3 until 2200, then 4 until 2400, then 3 until
                    0500, then 2.
CWR.................50 percent.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (30-40 percent cloud). A slight
                    chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....85-90.
Min humidity........36-41 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Mixing height.......Around 7900 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....South 20 to 25 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 152000 or excellent (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1 until 1300, then 3.
CWR.................ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs around 90. West
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Highs in the lower 90s.
West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs around 90. Southeast
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows
in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 80s. Southeast winds 5 to
15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. Southeast winds 5 to
15 mph.

$$

SDZ270-232100-
Missouri Coteau-
144 PM CDT Wed May 23 2018

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (50-60 percent cloud). A chance of
                    showers and thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....85-90.
Min humidity........42-47 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Mixing height.......Around 8000 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....South around 32 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 232000 or excellent (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1 until 1600, then 2 until 1700, then 3.
CWR.................10 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (60-70 percent cloud). A chance
                    of showers and thunderstorms through the night.
Min temperature.....60-65.
Max humidity........88-93 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 10 to 20 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
LAL.................3 until 0500, then 2.
CWR.................40 percent.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (35-45 percent cloud). A chance of
                    showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....86-91.
Min humidity........36-41 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25
                    mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Mixing height.......Around 8200 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....South 19 to 24 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 127000 or very good (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1 until 1300, then 3.
CWR.................10 percent.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Highs in the lower 90s. West
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid
90s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower
90s. Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

SDZ271-232100-
Upper James River-
144 PM CDT Wed May 23 2018

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (50-60 percent cloud). A slight
                    chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....85-90.
Min humidity........41-46 percent.
20-foot winds.......Breezy. Southeast winds 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up
                    to 35 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Mixing height.......Around 7100 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....South around 31 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 201000 or excellent (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1 until 1500, then 2 until 1700, then 3.
CWR.................20 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (60-70 percent cloud) then
                    becoming partly cloudy (45-55 percent cloud). A
                    chance of showers and thunderstorms through the
                    night.
Min temperature.....63-68.
Max humidity........88-93 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
LAL.................4 until 2400, then 3 until 0600, then 2.
CWR.................40 percent.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (40-50 percent cloud). A chance of
                    showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....87-92.
Min humidity........41-46 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Mixing height.......Around 6400 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....South 25 to 30 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 138000 or very good (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1 until 1300, then 3.
CWR.................10 percent.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows
in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 90s. Southwest winds 5 to
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower
90s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 90s.
Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 80s. Southeast winds 5 to
15 mph.

$$

SDZ272-232100-
Prairie Coteau-
144 PM CDT Wed May 23 2018

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (40-50 percent cloud). A slight
                    chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....83-88.
Min humidity........42-47 percent.
20-foot winds.......Breezy. Southeast winds 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up
                    to 35 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Mixing height.......Around 6700 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....South around 28 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 172000 or excellent (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1 until 1400, then 2 until 1700, then 3.
CWR.................20 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (50-60 percent cloud). A chance
                    of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. A
                    slight chance of showers and thunderstorms
                    after midnight.
Min temperature.....64-69.
Max humidity........83-88 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 10 to 20 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
LAL.................3 until 0500, then 2.
CWR.................10 percent.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (45-55 percent cloud). A chance of
                    showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....85-90.
Min humidity........44-49 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Mixing height.......Around 5800 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....South 30 to 35 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 170000 or excellent (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1 until 1300, then 3.
CWR.................20 percent.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows
in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 80s. Southwest winds 5 to
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs around 90.
West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 80s. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows
in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 80s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. Southeast winds 5 to
15 mph.

$$

SDZ273-232100-
Red River Valley-
144 PM CDT Wed May 23 2018

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (45-55 percent cloud). A slight
                    chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....85-90.
Min humidity........39-44 percent.
20-foot winds.......Breezy. Southeast winds 15 to 25 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Mixing height.......Around 7800 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....South around 25 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 178000 or excellent (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1 until 1500, then 2 until 1700, then 3.
CWR.................20 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (45-55 percent cloud) then
                    becoming mostly cloudy (50-60 percent cloud). A
                    chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
                    evening. A slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms after midnight.
Min temperature.....65-70.
Max humidity........83-88 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 10 to 20 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
LAL.................3 until 0500, then 2.
CWR.................10 percent.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (45-55 percent cloud). A slight
                    chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
                    morning, then a chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....87-92.
Min humidity........41-46 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Mixing height.......Around 6400 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....South 27 to 32 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 172000 or excellent (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................2 until 1300, then 3.
CWR.................ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows
in the mid 60s. Highs in the lower 90s. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower
90s. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower
90s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows
in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 80s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 80s. Southeast winds 5 to
15 mph.

$$

MNZ039-232100-
Traverse-
Including the city of Wheaton
144 PM CDT Wed May 23 2018

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (45-55 percent cloud). A slight
                    chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....84-89.
Min humidity........41-46 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30
                    mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Mixing height.......Around 7500 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....South around 24 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 160000 or excellent (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1 until 1500, then 2 until 1800, then 3.
CWR.................10 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (45-55 percent cloud) then
                    becoming mostly cloudy (55-65 percent cloud). A
                    chance of showers in the evening. A slight
                    chance of thunderstorms through the night. A
                    slight chance of showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....65-70.
Max humidity........82-87 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 10 to 20 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
LAL.................3 until 0500, then 2.
CWR.................20 percent.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (50-60 percent cloud). A slight
                    chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
                    morning, then a chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....86-91.
Min humidity........43-48 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Mixing height.......Around 6500 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....South 26 to 31 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 169000 or excellent (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................2 until 1300, then 3.
CWR.................ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows
in the mid 60s. Highs around 90. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs around 90.
West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs around 90.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 80s. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

MNZ046-232100-
Big Stone-
Including the city of Ortonville
144 PM CDT Wed May 23 2018

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (40-50 percent cloud). A slight
                    chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....86-91.
Min humidity........39-44 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 10 to 20 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Mixing height.......Around 7500 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....South around 24 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 157000 or excellent (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1 until 1500, then 2.
CWR.................10 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (45-55 percent cloud) then
                    becoming mostly cloudy (50-60 percent cloud). A
                    slight chance of showers and thunderstorms
                    through the night.
Min temperature.....65-70.
Max humidity........82-87 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 10 to 20 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
LAL.................3 until 2400, then 2 until 0600, then 1.
CWR.................10 percent.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (45-55 percent cloud). A slight
                    chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
                    morning, then a chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....87-92.
Min humidity........41-46 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Mixing height.......Around 6500 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....South 27 to 32 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 171000 or excellent (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................2 until 1300, then 3.
CWR.................ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows
in the mid 60s. Highs in the lower 90s. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower
90s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower
90s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

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