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
358 AM CDT Tue Aug 21 2018

.DISCUSSION...

High pressure to our northwest will settle across the Northern
Plains through Wednesday morning, resulting in mainly dry conditions
and lighter winds. Relative humidity values today and Wednesday
should bottom out around 35 to 45 percent across much of the area.
The next chance of showers and thunderstorms looks to hold off until
Thursday into Thursday night.

SDZ267-211000-
Lower Bad River-
358 AM CDT Tue Aug 21 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90 percent cloud). Patchy
                    smoke. A chance of showers.
Min temperature.....50-55.
Max humidity........92-97 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (55-65 percent cloud). A slight
                    chance of showers in the morning. Patchy smoke
                    through the day.
Max temperature.....71-76.
Min humidity........36-41 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Mixing height.......Around 7500 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....Northeast 7 to 12 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 45000 or fair (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40 percent cloud). Patchy
                    smoke.
Min temperature.....52-57.
Max humidity........81-86 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds around 5 mph shifting to the
                    south after midnight.
Haines Index........4 or low.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (20-30 percent cloud).
Max temperature.....79-84.
Min humidity........35-40 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Mixing height.......Around 7400 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....South 11 to 16 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 115000 or very good (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.


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

$$

SDZ268-211000-
Upper Cheyenne-
258 AM MDT Tue Aug 21 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (85-95 percent cloud). Patchy smoke. A
                    chance of showers.
Min temperature.....48-53.
Max humidity........88-93 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (55-65 percent cloud). A slight
                    chance of showers in the morning. Patchy smoke
                    through the day.
Max temperature.....71-76.
Min humidity........35-40 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds around 10 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Mixing height.......Around 8200 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....Northeast 5 to 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 36000 or poor (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (15-25 percent cloud). Patchy
                    smoke in the evening.
Min temperature.....50-55.
Max humidity........81-86 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds around 5 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (5-15 percent cloud).
Max temperature.....79-84.
Min humidity........35-40 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Mixing height.......Around 7300 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....South 13 to 18 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 123000 or very good (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds 5 to
15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows
in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 80s. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Highs in the mid 80s.
Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 80s.
East winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Highs in the upper 80s.
South winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

SDZ269-211000-
Upper Missouri Coteau-
358 AM CDT Tue Aug 21 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (85-95 percent cloud). Patchy smoke. A
                    chance of showers.
Min temperature.....48-53.
Max humidity........87-92 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds around 10 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (65-75 percent cloud) then
                    becoming mostly sunny (25-35 percent cloud). A
                    slight chance of showers in the morning. Patchy
                    smoke through the day.
Max temperature.....71-76.
Min humidity........35-40 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Mixing height.......Around 8500 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....North 8 to 13 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 63000 or good (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (5-15 percent cloud). Patchy smoke
                    in the evening.
Min temperature.....49-54.
Max humidity........81-86 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds around 10 mph shifting to the
                    southwest after midnight.
Haines Index........4 or low.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10 percent cloud).
Max temperature.....78-83.
Min humidity........34-39 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Mixing height.......Around 7500 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....Southwest 9 to 14 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 98000 or good (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds 5 to
15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in
the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 80s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid
80s. Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid 80s.
East winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper
80s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.

$$

SDZ270-211000-
Missouri Coteau-
358 AM CDT Tue Aug 21 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90 percent cloud). Patchy
                    smoke. A chance of showers.
Min temperature.....49-54.
Max humidity........91-96 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (65-75 percent cloud) then
                    becoming mostly sunny (35-45 percent cloud). A
                    slight chance of showers in the morning. Patchy
                    smoke through the day.
Max temperature.....71-76.
Min humidity........37-42 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Mixing height.......Around 7700 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....North 8 to 14 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 60000 or good (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (20-30 percent cloud). Patchy
                    smoke through the night.
Min temperature.....51-56.
Max humidity........83-88 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds around 10 mph shifting to the
                    southwest after midnight.
Haines Index........4 or low.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (10-20 percent cloud).
Max temperature.....77-82.
Min humidity........36-41 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Mixing height.......Around 7400 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....South 9 to 14 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 100000 or very good (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.


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

$$

SDZ271-211000-
Upper James River-
358 AM CDT Tue Aug 21 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent cloud). Patchy
                    smoke. A slight chance of showers.
Min temperature.....49-54.
Max humidity........88-93 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80 percent cloud) then
                    becoming mostly sunny (25-35 percent cloud). A
                    slight chance of showers in the morning. Patchy
                    smoke through the day.
Max temperature.....72-77.
Min humidity........38-43 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Mixing height.......Around 8400 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....North 11 to 16 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 87000 or good (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (0-10 percent cloud).
Min temperature.....48-53.
Max humidity........82-87 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds around 10 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10 percent cloud).
Max temperature.....77-82.
Min humidity........37-42 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Mixing height.......Around 7100 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....Southwest 9 to 14 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 88000 or good (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds 5 to
15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in
the lower 60s. Highs around 80. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Highs in the mid 80s.
South winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.
Northeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper
80s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.

$$

SDZ272-211000-
Prairie Coteau-
358 AM CDT Tue Aug 21 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (60-70 percent cloud). Patchy
                    smoke.
Min temperature.....50-55.
Max humidity........89-94 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80 percent cloud) then
                    becoming mostly sunny (25-35 percent cloud).
                    Patchy smoke through the day.
Max temperature.....70-75.
Min humidity........42-47 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Mixing height.......Around 8200 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....North 15 to 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 104000 or very good (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear (0-10 percent cloud).
Min temperature.....49-54.
Max humidity........80-85 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds around 10 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-5 percent cloud).
Max temperature.....74-79.
Min humidity........39-44 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Mixing height.......Around 6800 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....Southwest 9 to 14 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 75000 or good (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. South
winds 10 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in
the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Highs in the lower 80s.
Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs around 80. East winds 5 to
15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
South winds 10 to 15 mph.

$$

SDZ273-211000-
Red River Valley-
358 AM CDT Tue Aug 21 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (60-70 percent cloud). Patchy
                    smoke.
Min temperature.....51-56.
Max humidity........87-92 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (50-60 percent cloud) then
                    becoming sunny (5-15 percent cloud). Patchy
                    smoke through the day.
Max temperature.....71-76.
Min humidity........39-44 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Mixing height.......Around 8500 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....North 15 to 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 118000 or very good (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear (0-10 percent cloud).
Min temperature.....50-55.
Max humidity........79-84 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-5 percent cloud).
Max temperature.....76-81.
Min humidity........36-41 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Mixing height.......Around 7700 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....West 10 to 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 77000 or good (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s. South
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows
in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower
80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs around 80. Northeast
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

MNZ039-211000-
Traverse-
Including the city of Wheaton
358 AM CDT Tue Aug 21 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (60-70 percent cloud). Patchy
                    smoke.
Min temperature.....50-55.
Max humidity........92-97 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (50-60 percent cloud) then
                    becoming sunny (10-20 percent cloud). Patchy
                    smoke through the day.
Max temperature.....71-76.
Min humidity........39-44 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Mixing height.......Around 8600 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....North 15 to 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 120000 or very good (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear (0-10 percent cloud).
Min temperature.....48-53.
Max humidity........86-91 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-5 percent cloud).
Max temperature.....76-81.
Min humidity........37-42 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Mixing height.......Around 7800 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....West 10 to 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 77000 or good (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper 70s. South
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows
in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 70s. Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 60. Highs around 80. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper
70s. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower
80s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.

$$

MNZ046-211000-
Big Stone-
Including the city of Ortonville
358 AM CDT Tue Aug 21 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (45-55 percent cloud) then
                    becoming mostly cloudy (60-70 percent cloud).
                    Patchy smoke.
Min temperature.....51-56.
Max humidity........86-91 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (55-65 percent cloud) then
                    becoming sunny (5-15 percent cloud). Patchy
                    smoke through the day.
Max temperature.....72-77.
Min humidity........39-44 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Mixing height.......Around 8300 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....North 15 to 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 116000 or very good (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear (0-10 percent cloud).
Min temperature.....49-54.
Max humidity........83-88 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10 percent cloud).
Max temperature.....76-81.
Min humidity........37-42 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Mixing height.......Around 7700 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....West 9 to 14 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 74000 or good (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s. South
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows
in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower
80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the upper 70s. East winds
5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.

$$

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