317  
FNUS73 KFGF 231208  
FWSFGF  
 
SPOT FORECAST FOR NORDBY...USFWS  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND  
708 AM CDT SUN APR 23 2017  
 
FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 CDT ON APRIL 23.  
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER  
SERVICE.  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
STEADY EASTERLY WINDS 15 TO 20MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25MPH ARE  
EXPECTED WITH HIGHS NEAR 55. MIN RHS WILL BE AROUND 50 PERCENT.  
SHOULD REMAIN DRY WITH ANY PRECIPITATION WELL NORTH OF THE BURN  
AREA.  
 
SUNDAY WILL SEE ANOTHER ROUND OF LIGHT PRECIP GRADUALLY LIFTING  
NORTHWARD FROM THE CENTRAL VALLEY WITH A MORE WIDE SPREAD AREA OF  
RAIN DEVELOPING FOR MONDAY. MONDAYS RAIN TOTALS WILL RANGE FROM A  
QUARTER TO THREE QUARTER OF AN INCH ACROSS MUCH OF THE REGION.  
 
DRIER WEATHER ENTERS THE FORECAST TUESDAY AND THEN FOR MUCH OF  
THE REST OF THE WEEK.  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....52-57.  
MIN HUMIDITY........54 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25  
MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2200-3200 FT AGL.  
MIXING WINDS........EAST 17 TO 24 MPH.  
 
TIME (CDT) 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM  
SKY (%).........70 72 66 60 62 76 80 84 79 62  
WEATHER COV.....  
WEATHER TYPE....  
TSTM COV........  
TEMP............43 44 46 48 51 53 54 54 54 54  
RH..............76 76 71 68 61 59 57 54 54 54  
20 FT WIND DIR..E E E E E E E E E E  
20 FT WIND SPD..11 11 12 12 12 12 14 12 12 12  
20 FT WIND GUST.20 20 20 20 20 20 25 20 20 20  
MIX HGT (KFT)...2.7 3.0 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.1 3.0 2.9 2.9 2.8  
MIXING WIND DIR.E E E E E E SE SE E E  
MIXING WIND SPD.18 18 17 17 17 18 18 20 22 24  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN LATE. A  
CHANCE OF RAIN LATE.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-44.  
MAX HUMIDITY........79 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO  
25 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......900-2800 FT AGL DECREASING TO 300-600 FT AGL  
LATE IN THE EVENING.  
MIXING WINDS........EAST 25 TO 32 MPH INCREASING TO 30 TO 36 MPH  
LATE IN THE EVENING, THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15  
TO 23 MPH LATE IN THE EVENING.  
 
TIME (CDT) 7 PM 9 PM 11 PM 1 AM 3 AM 5 AM  
SKY (%).........57 66 71 77 80 78  
WEATHER COV..... S CHC  
WEATHER TYPE....NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE RAIN  
TSTM COV........  
TEMP............53 48 45 42 41 42  
RH..............61 68 73 76 79 79  
20 FT WIND......E 12 E 14 E 14 E 14 E 14 SE 12  
20 FT WIND GUST.25 25 25 25 25 20  
MIX HGT (FT)....2800 1800 900 300 300 300  
MIXING WIND.....E 25 E 32 E 30 E 17 E 16 SE 15  
   
MONDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-63.  
MIN HUMIDITY........55 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO  
25 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 5 TO 9 MPH LATE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1800 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3800-4800 FT AGL.  
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHEAST 15 TO 21 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTH 24  
TO 32 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING, THEN SHIFTING  
TO THE SOUTHWEST 18 TO 22 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
 
TIME (CDT) 7 AM 10 AM 1 PM 4 PM  
SKY (%).........69 74 95 93  
WEATHER COV.....CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE  
WEATHER TYPE....RAIN RAIN RAIN RAIN  
TSTM COV........  
TEMP............43 53 59 60  
RH..............82 66 55 55  
20 FT WIND......SE 12G20 SE 14G25 S 11G20 S 10G20  
MIX HGT (FT)....300 2500 3300 4800  
MIXING WIND.....SE 15 S 32 S 20 SW 22  
 

 
FORECASTER...KAISER  
REQUESTED BY...TROY BOSCHEE  
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED  
.TAG 1707541.0/FGF  
 
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