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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
300 PM CDT Mon May 20 2024

.DISCUSSION...A period of active weather is on tap through early
Wednesday. 2-3 inches of rain is expected across much of
Minnesota tonight through Tuesday night with locally higher
amounts possible in thunderstorms. A Flood Watch has been issued
for a majority of the state. Gusty north winds are expected across
western Minnesota on the backside of the surface low as it makes
its way northeastward to the Great Lakes.

MNZ047-054>056-064-211215-
Stevens-Lac Qui Parle-Swift-Chippewa-Yellow Medicine-
Including the cities of Morris, Madison, Benson, Montevideo,
and Granite Falls
300 PM CDT Mon May 20 2024

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers until
                    0400. Chance of thunderstorms. Rain showers
                    likely after 0400. Chance of precipitation 70
                    percent.
Min temperature.....51-56.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 11 to 16 mph.
LAL.................3 until 2200, then 4.
Precip amount.......Areas of 0.30 to 0.50 inch totals.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain showers and chance of
                    thunderstorms. Chance of precipitation near 100
                    percent.
Max temperature.....59-64.
Min humidity........78-83 percent.
20-foot winds.......Windy. North winds 30 to 35 mph with gusts to
                    around 45 mph.
LAL.................4.
Precip amount.......Widespread 0.75 to 1.00 inch totals.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Hours of sun........1 hour.
Mixing height.......Around 1700 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....North around 26 mph (Ave 12-6 PM).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 43000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 0100, then partly cloudy.
                    Rain showers likely until 0100. Chance of
                    thunderstorms. Slight chance of rain showers
                    after 0100. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Min temperature.....45-50.
Max humidity........86-91 percent.
20-foot winds.......Windy. Northwest winds 31 to 36 mph with gusts
                    to around 45 mph decreasing to 21 to 26 mph
                    with gusts to around 35 mph early in the
                    morning.
LAL.................4 until 2200, then 1 until 0400, then 2.
Precip amount.......Areas of 0.05 to 0.10 inch totals.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers.
                    Chance of showers 20 percent.
Max temperature.....66-71.
Min humidity........43-48 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 19 to 24 mph.
LAL.................1.
Precip amount.......Isolated .
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........10 hours.
Mixing height.......Around 6600 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....West around 15 mph (Ave 12-6 PM).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 99000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 50. Southwest winds
6 to 11 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 75 to 80. Southeast winds 7 to 12 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows 50 to 55. Southeast winds
8 to 13 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain showers likely and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Highs 65 to 70. South winds 13 to 18 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 45 to 50. Southwest winds 7 to 12 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 70 to 75. Southwest winds 6 to
11 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 55. Southeast winds
5 to 9 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Highs 70 to 75. South winds 7 to 12 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows 50 to 55. Northwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Highs 70 to 75. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

$$

MNZ041>043-048>050-211215-
Douglas-Todd-Morrison-Pope-Stearns-Benton-
Including the cities of Alexandria, Long Prairie, Little Falls,
Glenwood, St Cloud, and Sauk Rapids
300 PM CDT Mon May 20 2024

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
                    thunderstorms. Chance of precipitation 50
                    percent.
Min temperature.....51-56.
Max humidity........92-97 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 11 to 16 mph.
LAL.................4 until 0500, then 3.
Precip amount.......Areas of 0.20 to 0.30 inch totals.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain showers and chance of
                    thunderstorms. Chance of precipitation near 100
                    percent.
Max temperature.....58-63.
Min humidity........79-84 percent.
20-foot winds.......Windy. Northeast winds 27 to 32 mph with gusts
                    to around 45 mph.
LAL.................3 until 1000, then 4.
Precip amount.......Widespread 0.75 to 1.00 inch totals.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Hours of sun........1 hour.
Mixing height.......Around 1600 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Northeast around 25 mph (Ave 12-6 PM).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 40000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain showers and chance of
                    thunderstorms until 0100, then chance of rain
                    showers and slight chance of thunderstorms.
                    Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
Min temperature.....45-50.
Max humidity........88-93 percent.
20-foot winds.......Windy. North winds 28 to 33 mph with gusts to
                    around 45 mph shifting to the northwest 21 to
                    26 mph with gusts to around 35 mph early in the
                    morning.
LAL.................4 until 2200, then 3 until 0400, then 2.
Precip amount.......Widespread 0.30 to 0.50 inch totals.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers. Slight
                    chance of thunderstorms after 1600. Chance of
                    precipitation 40 percent.
Max temperature.....61-66.
Min humidity........48-53 percent.
20-foot winds.......Breezy. Northwest winds 20 to 25 mph with gusts
                    to around 35 mph.
LAL.................1 until 1600, then 2.
Precip amount.......Scattered trace to 0.05 inch totals.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........8 hours.
Mixing height.......Around 5500 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....West around 16 mph (Ave 12-6 PM).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 89000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 50. West winds 7 to
12 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
70 to 75. South winds 6 to 11 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows 50 to 55. Southeast winds
10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 65 to 70. Southeast winds 13 to 18 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 45 to 50. Southwest winds 8 to 13 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
65 to 70. Southwest winds 6 to 11 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 50. Southeast winds
5 to 9 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Highs 70 to 75. Southeast winds 7 to 12 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 50 to 55. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Highs 65 to 70. Northwest winds 8 to 13 mph.

$$

MNZ044-045-051>053-211215-
Mille Lacs-Kanabec-Sherburne-Isanti-Chisago-
Including the cities of Princeton, Mora, Elk River, Cambridge,
and Center City
300 PM CDT Mon May 20 2024

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 0100, then mostly cloudy.
                    Chance of rain showers and thunderstorms.
                    Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
Min temperature.....52-57.
Max humidity........92-97 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 6 to 11 mph.
LAL.................3 until 2200, then 4 until 0100, then 3.
Precip amount.......Scattered 0.10 to 0.20 inch totals.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms until
                    1600. Rain showers. Thunderstorms likely after
                    1600. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent.
Max temperature.....64-69.
Min humidity........76-81 percent.
20-foot winds.......Breezy. East winds 24 to 29 mph with gusts to
                    around 40 mph.
LAL.................3 until 1000, then 4 until 1600, then 5.
Precip amount.......Widespread 0.75 to 1.00 inch totals.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Hours of sun........1 hour.
Mixing height.......Around 1300 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....East around 19 mph (Ave 12-6 PM).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 26000 or fair (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Thunderstorms likely until 2200.
                    Rain showers. Chance of thunderstorms after
                    2200. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent.
Min temperature.....47-52.
Max humidity........89-94 percent.
20-foot winds.......Windy. Northeast winds 26 to 31 mph shifting to
                    the northwest 28 to 33 mph in the late evening
                    and overnight.
LAL.................5 until 2200, then 3 until 0100, then 4 until
                    0400, then 3.
Precip amount.......Widespread 0.75 to 1.00 inch totals.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers. Chance of
                    showers 50 percent.
Max temperature.....62-67.
Min humidity........48-53 percent.
20-foot winds.......Windy. Northwest winds 25 to 30 mph with gusts
                    to around 40 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph
                    with gusts to around 30 mph in the late morning
                    and afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Precip amount.......Scattered trace to 0.05 inch totals.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........7 hours.
Mixing height.......Around 5400 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Northwest around 16 mph (Ave 12-6 PM).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 92000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 50. West winds 8 to
13 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 70 to 75. West winds 5 to 9 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers.
Lows 50 to 55. East winds 7 to 12 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain showers likely and chance of
thunderstorms. Highs 65 to 70. Southeast winds 7 to 12 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 45 to 50. South winds 7 to 12 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
65 to 70. West winds 5 to 9 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 50. Southeast winds
5 to 7 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 70 to 75. Southeast winds 5 to 9 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows 50 to 55. Northeast winds 5 to
9 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers. Highs 65 to 70.
North winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MNZ057-058-065-073-211215-
Kandiyohi-Meeker-Renville-Redwood-
Including the cities of Willmar, Litchfield, Olivia,
and Redwood Falls
300 PM CDT Mon May 20 2024

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers until
                    0400. Chance of thunderstorms. Rain showers
                    likely after 0400. Chance of precipitation 70
                    percent.
Min temperature.....54-59.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 11 to 16 mph.
LAL.................3 until 2200, then 4.
Precip amount.......Areas of 0.50 to 0.75 inch totals.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms until
                    1300. Rain showers. Thunderstorms likely after
                    1300. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent.
Max temperature.....64-69.
Min humidity........76-81 percent.
20-foot winds.......Windy. Northeast winds 26 to 31 mph with gusts
                    to around 40 mph.
LAL.................4 until 1300, then 5.
Precip amount.......Widespread 0.75 to 1.00 inch totals.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Hours of sun........1 hour.
Mixing height.......Around 1400 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....North around 21 mph (Ave 12-6 PM).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 29000 or fair (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Thunderstorms likely until 2200.
                    Rain showers likely until 0100, then chance of
                    rain showers and slight chance of
                    thunderstorms. Chance of precipitation 70
                    percent.
Min temperature.....45-50.
Max humidity........85-90 percent.
20-foot winds.......Windy. Northwest winds 28 to 33 mph. Gusts up
                    to 45 mph until early morning.
LAL.................5 until 2200, then 1 until 0100, then 3.
Precip amount.......Areas of 0.20 to 0.30 inch totals.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers.
                    Chance of showers 20 percent.
Max temperature.....65-70.
Min humidity........43-48 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 19 to 24 mph.
LAL.................1.
Precip amount.......Isolated .
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........10 hours.
Mixing height.......Around 6200 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Northwest around 15 mph (Ave 12-6 PM).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 96000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 50. West winds 6 to
11 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 75 to 80. South winds 7 to
12 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows 50 to 55. Southeast winds
7 to 12 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 65 to 70. South winds 12 to 17 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 45 to 50. Southwest winds 7 to 12 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
70 to 75. Southwest winds 6 to 11 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Slight chance of rain showers.
Lows 45 to 50. Southeast winds 5 to 9 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Highs 70 to 75. Southeast winds 7 to 12 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 50 to 55. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Highs 70 to 75. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

$$

MNZ059-066-067-211215-
Wright-McLeod-Sibley-
Including the cities of Monticello, Hutchinson, and Gaylord
300 PM CDT Mon May 20 2024

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
                    thunderstorms. Chance of precipitation 50
                    percent.
Min temperature.....55-60.
Max humidity........93-98 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 7 to 12 mph.
LAL.................4.
Precip amount.......Areas of 0.50 to 0.75 inch totals.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms until
                    1600. Rain showers. Thunderstorms likely after
                    1600. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent.
Max temperature.....66-71.
Min humidity........71-76 percent.
20-foot winds.......Breezy. East winds 20 to 25 mph.
LAL.................4 until 1600, then 5.
Precip amount.......Widespread 0.75 to 1.00 inch totals.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Hours of sun........2 hours.
Mixing height.......Around 1500 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....East around 14 mph (Ave 12-6 PM).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 25000 or fair (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain showers and thunderstorms
                    likely until 0100, then chance of rain showers
                    and thunderstorms. Chance of precipitation 70
                    percent.
Min temperature.....47-52.
Max humidity........84-89 percent.
20-foot winds.......Breezy. Northwest winds 22 to 27 mph.
LAL.................5 until 2200, then 3.
Precip amount.......Areas of 0.30 to 0.50 inch totals.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers.
                    Chance of showers 20 percent.
Max temperature.....65-70.
Min humidity........44-49 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 17 to 22 mph with gusts to around 35
                    mph.
LAL.................1.
Precip amount.......Isolated .
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........10 hours.
Mixing height.......Around 5900 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Northwest around 16 mph (Ave 12-6 PM).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 94000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 50. West winds 5 to
10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 70 to 75. Southwest winds 5 to
9 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows 50 to 55. Southeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 70 to 75. South winds 8 to 13 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 45 to 50. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
65 to 70. West winds 5 to 9 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Slight chance of rain showers.
Lows 45 to 50. Southeast winds 5 to 7 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Highs 70 to 75. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 50 to 55. North winds 5 to 9 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Highs 70 to 75. Northwest winds 7 to 12 mph.

$$

MNZ074-075-082-083-091-211215-
Brown-Nicollet-Watonwan-Blue Earth-Martin-
Including the cities of New Ulm, St Peter, St James, Mankato,
and Fairmont
300 PM CDT Mon May 20 2024

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 0100, then mostly cloudy.
                    Chance of rain showers and thunderstorms until
                    0100, then rain showers likely and chance of
                    thunderstorms. Chance of precipitation 70
                    percent.
Min temperature.....56-61.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 8 to 13 mph.
LAL.................4.
Precip amount.......Areas of 0.75 to 1.00 inch totals.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms until
                    1300. Rain showers. Thunderstorms likely after
                    1300. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent.
Max temperature.....69-74.
Min humidity........69-74 percent.
20-foot winds.......Windy. East winds 21 to 26 mph with gusts to
                    around 35 mph shifting to the southwest 26 to
                    31 mph with gusts to around 45 mph late in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................4 until 1300, then 5.
Precip amount.......Widespread 1.00 to 1.50 inch totals.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Hours of sun........2 hours.
Mixing height.......Around 1800 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Southwest around 17 mph (Ave 12-6 PM).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 40000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 0100, then partly cloudy.
                    Thunderstorms likely until 2200. Rain showers
                    likely until 0100. Chance of precipitation 70
                    percent.
Min temperature.....46-51.
Max humidity........83-88 percent.
20-foot winds.......Windy. West winds 26 to 31 mph. Gusts up to 45
                    mph until early morning.
LAL.................5 until 2200, then 1.
Precip amount.......Areas of 0.20 to 0.30 inch totals.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers
                    after 1300. Chance of showers 20 percent.
Max temperature.....67-72.
Min humidity........42-47 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 17 to 22 mph.
LAL.................1.
Precip amount.......Isolated .
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........11 hours.
Mixing height.......Around 6500 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Northwest around 16 mph (Ave 12-6 PM).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 102000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 55. West winds 7 to
12 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 75 to 80. South winds 6 to
11 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows 55 to 60. Southeast winds
6 to 11 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain showers likely and chance of
thunderstorms. Highs 70 to 75. South winds 13 to 18 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 45 to 50. West winds 7 to 12 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 70 to 75. Northwest winds 6 to 11 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Slight chance of rain showers.
Lows 50 to 55. Southeast winds 5 to 9 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Highs 70 to 75. Southeast winds 7 to 12 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 55 to 60. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Highs 70 to 75. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

$$

MNZ076>078-084-085-092-093-211215-
Le Sueur-Rice-Goodhue-Waseca-Steele-Faribault-Freeborn-
Including the cities of Le Sueur, Faribault, Red Wing, Waseca,
Owatonna, Blue Earth, and Albert Lea
300 PM CDT Mon May 20 2024

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 0100, then mostly cloudy.
                    Chance of thunderstorms until 0100. Chance of
                    rain showers. Chance of thunderstorms after
                    0100. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
Min temperature.....57-62.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph shifting to the east
                    6 to 11 mph late in the night.
LAL.................3 until 2200, then 4.
Precip amount.......Areas of 1.00 to 1.50 inch totals.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms until
                    1600. Rain showers. Thunderstorms after 1600.
                    Chance of precipitation near 100 percent.
Max temperature.....70-75.
Min humidity........72-77 percent.
20-foot winds.......Breezy. Southeast winds 21 to 26 mph with gusts
                    to around 35 mph shifting to the south 24 to 29
                    mph with gusts to around 40 mph late in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................4 until 1600, then 5.
Precip amount.......Widespread 1.00 to 1.50 inch totals.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Hours of sun........2 hours.
Mixing height.......Around 1800 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....South around 23 mph (Ave 12-6 PM).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 45000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Thunderstorms likely until 2200.
                    Rain showers likely until 0100. Slight chance
                    of thunderstorms after 2200 until 0100. Chance
                    of precipitation 70 percent.
Min temperature.....46-51.
Max humidity........83-88 percent.
20-foot winds.......Windy. West winds 26 to 31 mph with gusts to
                    around 40 mph.
LAL.................5 until 2200, then 2 until 0100, then 1.
Precip amount.......Areas of 0.20 to 0.30 inch totals.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers
                    after 1300. Chance of showers 20 percent.
Max temperature.....65-70.
Min humidity........44-49 percent.
20-foot winds.......Breezy. West winds 20 to 25 mph with gusts to
                    around 35 mph.
LAL.................1.
Precip amount.......Isolated .
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........10 hours.
Mixing height.......Around 6200 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Northwest around 16 mph (Ave 12-6 PM).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 104000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 50. West winds 7 to
12 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 75 to 80. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers
and thunderstorms. Lows 50 to 55. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 70 to 75. South winds 12 to 17 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 50 to 55. Southwest winds 7 to 12 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 65 to 70. Northwest winds 6 to 11 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Slight chance of rain showers.
Lows 50 to 55. Southeast winds 5 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Highs 70 to 75. Southeast winds 7 to 12 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows 50 to 55. Northwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Highs 70 to 75. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

$$

MNZ060>063-068>070-211215-
Hennepin-Anoka-Ramsey-Washington-Carver-Scott-Dakota-
Including the cities of Minneapolis, Blaine, St Paul, Stillwater,
Chanhassen, Chaska, Victoria, Shakopee, and Hastings
300 PM CDT Mon May 20 2024

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 0100, then mostly cloudy.
                    Slight chance of rain showers until 2200.
                    Chance of thunderstorms. Chance of rain showers
                    after 2200. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
Min temperature.....56-61.
Max humidity........93-98 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 6 to 11 mph.
LAL.................3 until 2200, then 4.
Precip amount.......Scattered 0.50 to 0.75 inch totals.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms until
                    1600. Rain showers. Thunderstorms likely after
                    1600. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent.
Max temperature.....68-73.
Min humidity........75-80 percent.
20-foot winds.......Breezy. East winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to
                    around 30 mph shifting to the southeast 20 to
                    25 mph with gusts to around 40 mph in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................3 until 1000, then 4 until 1600, then 5.
Precip amount.......Widespread 1.00 to 1.50 inch totals.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Hours of sun........2 hours.
Mixing height.......Around 1800 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Southeast around 18 mph (Ave 12-6 PM).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 33000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain showers with thunderstorms
                    likely until 0100, then chance of rain showers
                    and thunderstorms. Chance of precipitation 90
                    percent.
Min temperature.....48-53.
Max humidity........83-88 percent.
20-foot winds.......Breezy. Southwest winds 23 to 28 mph shifting
                    to the west after midnight. Gusts up to 40 mph.
LAL.................5 until 2200, then 3 until 0100, then 4 until
                    0400, then 3.
Precip amount.......Widespread 0.50 to 0.75 inch totals.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers.
                    Chance of showers 20 percent.
Max temperature.....64-69.
Min humidity........46-51 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 19 to 24 mph with gusts to around 35
                    mph.
LAL.................1.
Precip amount.......Isolated .
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........9 hours.
Mixing height.......Around 6100 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Northwest around 17 mph (Ave 12-6 PM).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 102000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 55. West winds 7 to
12 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 70 to 75. Southwest winds 5 to
9 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers
and thunderstorms. Lows 50 to 55. Southeast winds 5 to 9 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 70 to 75. Southeast winds 8 to 13 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 50 to 55. South winds 7 to 12 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
70 to 75. West winds 5 to 9 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Slight chance of rain showers.
Lows 50 to 55. Southeast winds 5 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Highs 70 to 75. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows 55 to 60. North winds 5 to 9 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Highs 70 to 75. Northwest winds 6 to 11 mph.

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WIZ014-023-024-026-211215-
Polk-St. Croix-Pierce-Pepin-
Including the cities of Osceola, Hudson, River Falls, and Durand
300 PM CDT Mon May 20 2024

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 0100, then mostly cloudy.
                    Chance of rain showers and thunderstorms after
                    2200. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
Min temperature.....55-60.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds becoming northeast 5 to 8 mph after
                    midnight.
LAL.................1 until 2200, then 4.
Precip amount.......Scattered 0.50 to 0.75 inch totals.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms until
                    1300. Rain showers. Thunderstorms likely after
                    1300. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent.
Max temperature.....68-73.
Min humidity........70-75 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 19 to 24 mph with gusts to
                    around 35 mph.
LAL.................4 until 1600, then 5.
Precip amount.......Widespread 0.50 to 0.75 inch totals.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Hours of sun........2 hours.
Mixing height.......Around 1800 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Southeast around 21 mph (Ave 12-6 PM).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 39000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain showers with thunderstorms
                    likely until 0100, then chance of rain showers
                    and thunderstorms. Chance of precipitation 90
                    percent.
Min temperature.....48-53.
Max humidity........89-94 percent.
20-foot winds.......Breezy. South winds 21 to 26 mph shifting to
                    the west after midnight. Gusts up to 40 mph.
LAL.................5 until 2200, then 3 until 0100, then 4 until
                    0400, then 2.
Precip amount.......Widespread 0.50 to 0.75 inch totals.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers. Chance of
                    showers 40 percent.
Max temperature.....63-68.
Min humidity........47-52 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 17 to 22 mph with gusts to around 35
                    mph.
LAL.................1.
Precip amount.......Isolated .
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........7 hours.
Mixing height.......Around 5600 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Northwest around 18 mph (Ave 12-6 PM).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 103000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 50. West winds 7 to
12 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 70 to 75. West winds 5 to 8 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Slight chance of rain showers.
Lows 50 to 55. East winds 5 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Highs 70 to 75. Southeast winds 7 to 12 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 50 to 55. Southeast winds 5 to 9 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers and slight
chance of thunderstorms. Highs 65 to 70. West winds 5 to 9 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Slight chance of rain showers.
Lows 45 to 50. East winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
70 to 75. Southeast winds 5 to 9 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows 50 to 55. Southeast winds 5 to
7 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Highs 65 to 70. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

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WIZ015-016-025-027-028-211215-
Barron-Rusk-Dunn-Chippewa-Eau Claire-
Including the cities of Rice Lake, Ladysmith, Menomonie,
Chippewa Falls, and Eau Claire
300 PM CDT Mon May 20 2024

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 0100, then mostly cloudy.
                    Slight chance of rain showers after 2200 until
                    0100. Chance of thunderstorms after 2200.
                    Chance of rain showers after 0100. Chance of
                    precipitation 50 percent.
Min temperature.....55-60.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds becoming northeast 5 to 7 mph late
                    in the night.
LAL.................1 until 2200, then 3 until 0100, then 4.
Precip amount.......Scattered 0.50 to 0.75 inch totals.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain showers and chance of
                    thunderstorms. Chance of precipitation near 100
                    percent.
Max temperature.....69-74.
Min humidity........67-72 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 18 to 23 mph with gusts to
                    around 35 mph.
LAL.................3 until 1600, then 4.
Precip amount.......Widespread 0.50 to 0.75 inch totals.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........2 hours.
Mixing height.......Around 1800 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Southeast around 23 mph (Ave 12-6 PM).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 41000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain showers with thunderstorms
                    likely until 0100, then chance of rain showers
                    and thunderstorms. Chance of precipitation near
                    100 percent.
Min temperature.....49-54.
Max humidity........89-94 percent.
20-foot winds.......Breezy. South winds 20 to 25 mph shifting to
                    the southwest after midnight.
LAL.................5 until 2200, then 3 until 0100, then 4 until
                    0400, then 2.
Precip amount.......Widespread 0.50 to 0.75 inch totals.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers. Chance of
                    showers 40 percent.
Max temperature.....62-67.
Min humidity........47-52 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 16 to 21 mph with gusts to around 35
                    mph.
LAL.................1.
Precip amount.......Scattered .
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........7 hours.
Mixing height.......Around 5500 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Northwest around 19 mph (Ave 12-6 PM).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 108000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 50. West winds 7 to
12 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 70 to 75. West winds 5 to 9 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 55. East winds 5 to
7 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Highs 70 to 75. Southeast winds 6 to 11 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 50 to 55. Southeast winds 5 to 9 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers and slight
chance of thunderstorms. Highs 65 to 70. West winds 5 to 9 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers
and thunderstorms. Lows 45 to 50. Northeast winds 5 to 6 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
70 to 75. Southeast winds 5 to 9 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows 50 to 55. Southeast winds 5 to
7 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Highs 65 to 70. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

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