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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
1227 PM CDT Fri Jul 30 2021

MNZ041>045-047>070-073>078-082>085-091>093-WIZ014>016-023>028-
311730-
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-Sibley-Carver-Scott-Dakota-
Redwood-Brown-Nicollet-Le Sueur-Rice-Goodhue-Watonwan-Blue Earth-
Waseca-Steele-Martin-Faribault-Freeborn-Polk-Barron-Rusk-
St. Croix-Pierce-Dunn-Pepin-Eau Claire-
1227 PM CDT Fri Jul 30 2021

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

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight.

Widespread smoke will reduce visibilities and air quality.

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

Widespread smoke will reduce visibilities and air quality on
Saturday with some improvement for later in the weekend.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN spotter activation will not be needed.

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Air Quality Alert

WIZ014>016-023>028-310100-
Polk-Barron-Rusk-St. Croix-Pierce-Dunn-Pepin-Chippewa-Eau Claire-
Including the cities of Osceola, Rice Lake, Ladysmith, Hudson,
River Falls, Menomonie, Durand, Chippewa Falls, and Eau Claire

...AIR QUALITY ADVISORY ISSUED FOR PEPIN, EAU CLAIRE, PIERCE, ST
CROIX, DUNN, CHIPPEWA, RUSK, BARRON, AND POLK COUNTIES...

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources has issued an Air
Quality Advisory for Particle Pollution which will remain in effect
until 8:00 PM CDT Friday, July 30. This advisory affects people in
Grant, Lafayette, Iowa, Crawford, Richland, Vernon, La Crosse,
Monroe, Jackson, Trempealeau, Buffalo, Pepin, Eau Claire, Clark,
Pierce, St Croix, Dunn, Chippewa, Taylor, Price, Rusk, Barron, Polk,
Burnett, Washburn, Sawyer, Iron, Ashland, Bayfield, and Douglas
counties.

Smoke from wildfire activity in Canada will continue to linger over
the western part of the state into this afternoon. Moving into the
evening and overnight hours, westerly winds will begin to transport
this smoke and smoke currently located over Minnesota to the east.
An additional, STATEWIDE Air Quality Advisory is currently expected
to be issued later this evening. Elevated fine particulate matter
(PM2.5) concentrations are anticipated to result in air quality
index (AQI) values in the UNHEALTHY FOR SENSITIVE GROUPS level.
Sensitive groups include children, elderly people, individuals with
respiratory and cardiac problems, and anyone engaged in strenuous
outdoor activities for a prolonged period of time.

For more information on current air quality, please see:
https://airquality.wi.gov

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