810  
FNUS73 KFGF 301639  
FWSFGF  
 
SPOT FORECAST FOR UNIT27A SE CORNER...RED LAKE FORESTRY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND  
1139 AM CDT SUN APR 30 2017  
 
FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1300 CDT ON APRIL 30.  
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER  
SERVICE.  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
A STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM OVER KANSAS WILL SPREAD MORE CLOUD  
COVER INTO THE AREA TODAY. THESE CLOUDS WILL KEEP TEMPERATURES  
JUST A BIT COOLER IN THE UPPER 50S ACROSS WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA  
AND THE SOUTHERN VALLEY AS COMPARED TO FURTHER NORTH AND WEST.  
LIGHT EASTERLY WINDS LATE THIS MORNING WILL GRADUALLY BECOME  
NORTHEASTERLY AND INCREASE TO AROUND 10 MPH THIS AFTERNOON WITH  
RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES DROPPING INTO THE 20 TO 30 PERCENT RANGE.  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-63.  
MIN HUMIDITY........27 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10  
MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1400 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4800-6100 FT AGL.  
MIXING WINDS........EAST 8 TO 16 MPH INCREASING TO 17 TO 20 MPH  
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.  
 
TIME (CDT) 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM  
SKY (%).........36 34 33 32 31 32 32  
WEATHER COV.....  
WEATHER TYPE....  
TSTM COV........  
TEMP............55 56 58 59 60 59 58  
RH..............32 31 29 28 27 29 30  
20 FT WIND DIR..E E E E E E E  
20 FT WIND SPD..6 7 8 9 8 9 8  
20 FT WIND GUST.10 10 15 15 15 15 15  
MIX HGT (KFT)...4.8 5.3 5.6 5.8 6.1 5.5 5.0  
MIXING WIND DIR.E E E E E E E  
MIXING WIND SPD.14 15 16 18 20 18 17  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT  
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW LATE.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....33-38.  
MAX HUMIDITY........75 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000-4400 FT AGL DECREASING TO 300-1600 FT AGL  
EARLY IN THE EVENING.  
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST 7 TO 16 MPH.  
 
TIME (CDT) 7 PM 9 PM 11 PM 1 AM 3 AM 5 AM  
SKY (%).........33 36 43 54 58 65  
WEATHER COV..... S CHC  
WEATHER TYPE....NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE RNSN  
TSTM COV........  
TEMP............55 47 41 39 39 36  
RH..............35 47 59 67 64 69  
20 FT WIND......E 6 E 5 NE 5 NE 5 NE 6 NE 6  
20 FT WIND GUST.10 10 10 10 10 10  
MIX HGT (FT)....4400 1600 300 300 300 300  
MIXING WIND.....E 16 E 10 NE 7 NE 7 NE 8 NE 8  
   
MONDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY IN THE  
MORNING. A CHANCE OF RAIN.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....45-50.  
MIN HUMIDITY........47 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25  
MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-2200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2400-4000 FT AGL  
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.  
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST 7 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 24 TO 29  
MPH.  
 
TIME (CDT) 7 AM 10 AM 1 PM 4 PM  
SKY (%).........74 79 84 82  
WEATHER COV.....CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE  
WEATHER TYPE....RNSN RAIN RAIN RAIN  
TSTM COV........  
TEMP............35 41 44 46  
RH..............78 65 55 51  
20 FT WIND......NE 5G10 NE 12G20 N 14G20 N 14G25  
MIX HGT (FT)....300 2200 3000 3800  
MIXING WIND.....NE 7 NE 18 NE 14 NE 20  
 

 
FORECASTER...LEE  
REQUESTED BY...JOE HARRIS  
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED  
.TAG 1708049.0/FGF  
 
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