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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
329 AM CDT Sun Apr 22 2018

.DISCUSSION...

Today will be mostly sunny and light southerly winds. Temperatures
will generally be in the 50s south and 60s north. Monday will be
similar to Sunday only slightly warmer. Min RH values will be in
the upper 20s to lower 30s. There is a slight chance of
rain Tuesday, but overall the weather pattern is looking fairly dry
through the end of the month. Northwest winds will return with
another slight cool down later this week.

MNZ041-042-047-048-054>056-230015-
Douglas-Todd-Stevens-Pope-Lac Qui Parle-Swift-Chippewa-
Including the cities of Alexandria, Long Prairie, Morris,
Glenwood, Madison, Benson, and Montevideo
329 AM CDT Sun Apr 22 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....60-65.
Min humidity........29-34 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 8 to 13 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........11 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 5200 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....South around 15 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 80000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....33-38.
Max humidity........89-94 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 7 to 12 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....64-69.
Min humidity........30-35 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 6 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........11 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 6700 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Southwest around 3 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 22000 or fair (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Lows 40 TO
45. North winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of  rain 20 percent.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Highs 55 TO 60. North
winds 13 to 18 mph. Chance of  rain 40 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 30 TO 35. North winds 8 to
13 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 60 TO 65. Southwest winds 7 to
12 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows 40 TO 45.
Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. Chance
of  rain 40 percent.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. Northwest winds 17 to
22 mph with gusts to around 35 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 30 TO 35. North winds 15 to
20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. Northwest winds 7 to
11 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 35 TO 40. West winds 5 to
9 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 60 TO 65. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MNZ074-082>085-091>093-230015-
Brown-Watonwan-Blue Earth-Waseca-Steele-Martin-Faribault-Freeborn-
Including the cities of New Ulm, St James, Mankato, Waseca,
Owatonna, Fairmont, Blue Earth, and Albert Lea
329 AM CDT Sun Apr 22 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....51-56.
Min humidity........39-44 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 5 to 8 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........9 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 2300 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Southeast around 10 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 25000 or fair (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....30-35.
Max humidity........89-94 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 5 to 6 mph early in the evening
                    becoming light.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....57-62.
Min humidity........41-46 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds becoming southeast 5 to 6 mph in
                    the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........11 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 1900 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Southeast around 4 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 6000 or poor (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. Light winds.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Highs 55 TO 60. North
winds 11 to 16 mph with gusts to around 25 mph. Chance of  rain
30 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Slight chance of rain. Lows 30 TO
35. North winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of  rain 20 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. Northwest winds 5 to
8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. Southwest winds
10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
55 TO 60. Northwest winds 16 to 21 mph with gusts to around
35 mph. Chance of  showers 20 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 TO 35. Northwest winds
15 to 20 mph with gusts to around 35 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. North winds 8 to 13 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 30 TO 35. Northwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. West winds 5 to 9 mph.

$$

MNZ043>045-049>053-230015-
Morrison-Mille Lacs-Kanabec-Stearns-Benton-Sherburne-Isanti-
Chisago-
Including the cities of Little Falls, Princeton, Mora, St Cloud,
Foley, Elk River, Cambridge, and Center City
329 AM CDT Sun Apr 22 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....60-65.
Min humidity........23-28 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 8 to 13 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........11 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 5300 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....South around 13 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 67000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....32-37.
Max humidity........89-94 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....64-69.
Min humidity........24-29 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 6 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........12 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 6200 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Southwest around 4 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 26000 or fair (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 40 TO 45. West winds 5 to
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Highs 55 TO 60.
North winds 11 to 16 mph with gusts to around 25 mph. Chance of
rain 20 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 30 TO 35. North winds 7 to
12 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. West winds 5 to
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows 40 TO 45.
Southwest winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of  rain 40 percent.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain. Highs 50 TO 55.
Northwest winds 17 to 22 mph with gusts to around 35 mph. Chance
of  rain 20 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 30 TO 35. North winds 15 to
20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. North winds 6 to 11 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 30 TO 35. Southwest winds 5 to
9 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 60 TO 65. West winds 5 to 9 mph.

$$

MNZ057-058-064-065-073-230015-
Kandiyohi-Meeker-Yellow Medicine-Renville-Redwood-
Including the cities of Willmar, Litchfield, Granite Falls,
Olivia, and Redwood Falls
329 AM CDT Sun Apr 22 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....57-62.
Min humidity........33-38 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 7 to 12 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........10 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 4200 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....South around 12 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 53000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....31-36.
Max humidity........88-93 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....61-66.
Min humidity........33-38 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 7 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........11 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 4700 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....South around 3 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 16000 or fair (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 40 TO 45. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Highs 55 TO 60. North
winds 13 to 18 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. Chance of  rain
40 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 30 TO 35. North winds 8 to
13 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. West winds 6 to
11 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Lows
40 TO 45. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around
30 mph. Chance of  rain 20 percent.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. Northwest winds 17 to
22 mph with gusts to around 35 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 30 TO 35. North winds 15 to
20 mph with gusts to around 35 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. Northwest winds 7 to
12 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 35 TO 40. West winds 5 to
9 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 60 TO 65. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MNZ059>063-066>070-075>078-230015-
Wright-Hennepin-Anoka-Ramsey-Washington-McLeod-Sibley-Carver-
Scott-Dakota-Nicollet-Le Sueur-Rice-Goodhue-
Including the cities of Monticello, Minneapolis, Blaine, St Paul,
Stillwater, Hutchinson, Gaylord, Chaska, Shakopee, Hastings,
St Peter, Le Sueur, Faribault, and Red Wing
329 AM CDT Sun Apr 22 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....57-62.
Min humidity........28-33 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds becoming southeast 5 to 9 mph in
                    the late morning and afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........10 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 4400 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....South around 9 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 37000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....31-36.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 7 mph early in the evening
                    becoming light.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....62-67.
Min humidity........26-31 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds becoming south around 5 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 5000 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Southwest around 3 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 16000 or fair (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 40 TO 45. Southwest winds
around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain. Highs 55 TO 60.
North winds 8 to 13 mph. Chance of  rain 20 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 30 TO 35. North winds 7 to
12 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. Northwest winds 5 to
7 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Lows
40 TO 45. Southwest winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of  rain
20 percent.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
55 TO 60. Northwest winds 16 to 21 mph with gusts to around
35 mph. Chance of  showers 20 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 TO 35. North winds 15 to
20 mph with gusts to around 35 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. North winds 8 to 13 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 35 TO 40. Southwest winds 5 to
9 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 60 TO 65. West winds 5 to 9 mph.

$$

WIZ014>016-023>028-230015-
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
329 AM CDT Sun Apr 22 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....58-63.
Min humidity........21-26 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the
                    late morning and afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........11 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 4900 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....South around 8 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 38000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....31-36.
Max humidity........87-92 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 6 mph early in the evening
                    becoming light, then becoming southeast around
                    5 mph early in the morning.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....62-67.
Min humidity........21-26 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 6 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........12 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 4900 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Southwest around 4 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 21000 or fair (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 40 TO 45. Light winds.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain. Highs 55 TO 60.
North winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of  rain 20 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 30 TO 35. North winds 6 to
11 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. Northwest winds 5 to
6 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Lows
35 TO 40. Southwest winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of  rain 20 percent.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Highs 50 TO
55. West winds 12 to 17 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. Chance
of  showers 40 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Lows
30 TO 35. North winds 11 to 16 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
Chance of  rain 20 percent.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. North winds 7 to 12 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 30 TO 35. North winds 5 to
9 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. West winds 5 to 8 mph.

$$

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