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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
1031 AM CDT Fri Jun 18 2021

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Benton-Sherburne-Isanti-Chisago-Lac Qui Parle-Swift-Chippewa-
Kandiyohi-Meeker-Wright-Hennepin-Anoka-Ramsey-Washington-
Yellow Medicine-Renville-McLeod-Sibley-Carver-Scott-Dakota-
Redwood-Brown-Nicollet-Le Sueur-Rice-Goodhue-Watonwan-Blue Earth-
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1031 AM CDT Fri Jun 18 2021

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of central and
southern Minnesota, and west central Wisconsin.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight.

Breezy winds and low humidity levels will lead to critical fire
weather conditions this afternoon and evening, especially from
central Minnesota into west central Wisconsin, north of where
notable precipitation fell on Thursday.

Isolated thunderstorms are possible this evening. Severe storms
are not expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday.

Thunderstorms are possible again on Sunday into Monday. A few of
these storms could be severe.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

$$



Red Flag Warning

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
321 AM CDT Fri Jun 18 2021

...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON AND
EVENING ACROSS MUCH OF CENTRAL MINNESOTA AND WEST CENTRAL
WISCONSIN DUE TO VERY LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND BREEZY WINDS...

.West winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts around 30 mph, afternoon
humidity around 20 percent, and the ongoing drought, will result
in critical fire weather conditions Friday afternoon.

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Douglas-Todd-Morrison-Mille Lacs-Kanabec-Stevens-Pope-Stearns-
Benton-Sherburne-Isanti-Chisago-Lac Qui Parle-Swift-Chippewa-
Kandiyohi-Meeker-Wright-Hennepin-Anoka-Ramsey-Washington-
Yellow Medicine-Renville-McLeod-Carver-
321 AM CDT Fri Jun 18 2021

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM CDT THIS
EVENING FOR VERY LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND BREEZY WINDS OVER MUCH
OF CENTRAL MINNESOTA...

The National Weather Service in Twin Cities/Chanhassen has issued
a Red Flag Warning, which is in effect from noon today to 7 PM
CDT this evening. The Fire Weather Watch is no longer in effect.


* AFFECTED AREA...Much of central Minnesota.

* WIND...West 15 to 20 mph with frequent gusts around 30 mph.

* HUMIDITY...Around 20 percent.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
  Outdoor burning is not recommended.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now....or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds...low relative humidity...and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.

&&

$$



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