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FNUS53 KABR 152258  
FWFABR  
 
FIRE WEATHER FORECAST FOR CENTRAL/NE SOUTH DAKOTA WC MN  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD  
558 PM CDT WED AUG 15 2018  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS SOUTHERN SOUTH DAKOTA THROUGH  
EARLY EVENING AS AN UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM CROSSES THE  
REGION. WINDS WILL BE FAIRLY LIGHT ACROSS THE REGION TONIGHT AND  
THURSDAY.  
 
WINDS WILL REMAIN RATHER LIGHT INTO FRIDAY, BUT MIN RH WILL FALL  
INTO THE UPPER 20S ACROSS NORTH CENTRAL SD BY THE END OF THE WORK  
WEEK.  
 
SDZ267-160900-  
LOWER BAD RIVER-  
558 PM CDT WED AUG 15 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70 PERCENT CLOUD) THEN  
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT CLOUD). A  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE  
EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....58-63.  
MAX HUMIDITY........95-100 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
SOUTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.  
LAL.................3 UNTIL 0400, THEN 2.  
CWR.................40 PERCENT.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (15-25 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....83-88.  
MIN HUMIDITY........39-44 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 9200 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 4 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH AROUND  
8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 63000 OR GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (5-15 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....59-64.  
MAX HUMIDITY........91-96 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....88-93.  
MIN HUMIDITY........31-36 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 9800 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 78000 OR GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.  
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE  
LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
70S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE  
UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.  
 

 
 
SDZ268-160900-  
UPPER CHEYENNE-  
458 PM MDT WED AUG 15 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (15-25 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....56-61.  
MAX HUMIDITY........95-100 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....85-90.  
MIN HUMIDITY........31-36 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 9300 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 3 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST  
AROUND 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 52000 OR FAIR (AVE 12-6 PM).  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (5-15 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....59-64.  
MAX HUMIDITY........85-90 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....88-93.  
MIN HUMIDITY........28-33 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 9800 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 8 TO 13 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 97000 OR GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 90. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.  
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.  
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE  
LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
80S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
SDZ269-160900-  
UPPER MISSOURI COTEAU-  
558 PM CDT WED AUG 15 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT CLOUD) THEN  
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT CLOUD). A  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE  
EVENING.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....56-61.  
MAX HUMIDITY........95-100 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.  
LAL.................3 UNTIL 2100, THEN 2 UNTIL 2200, THEN 1 UNTIL  
2300, THEN 2 UNTIL 2400, THEN 1.  
CWR.................20 PERCENT.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....84-89.  
MIN HUMIDITY........36-41 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 9100 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 4 TO 9 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 57000 OR FAIR (AVE 12-6 PM).  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (5-15 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....57-62.  
MAX HUMIDITY........86-91 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....87-92.  
MIN HUMIDITY........31-36 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 9700 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 4 TO 9 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 79000 OR GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
80S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE  
LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID  
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
70S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80.  
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
SDZ270-160900-  
MISSOURI COTEAU-  
558 PM CDT WED AUG 15 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT CLOUD). A CHANCE  
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....57-62.  
MAX HUMIDITY........95-100 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.  
LAL.................3 UNTIL 0400, THEN 2 UNTIL 0600, THEN 1.  
CWR.................40 PERCENT.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....82-87.  
MIN HUMIDITY........43-48 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 8400 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH  
AROUND 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 60000 OR GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (10-20 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....58-63.  
MAX HUMIDITY........93-98 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....85-90.  
MIN HUMIDITY........36-41 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 9300 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
SOUTHEAST AROUND 9 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 77000 OR GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
80S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE  
LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
70S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE  
MID 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
SDZ271-160900-  
UPPER JAMES RIVER-  
558 PM CDT WED AUG 15 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70 PERCENT CLOUD). A CHANCE  
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....57-62.  
MAX HUMIDITY........95-100 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.  
LAL.................3 UNTIL 0400, THEN 2.  
CWR.................20 PERCENT.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....82-87.  
MIN HUMIDITY........44-49 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 8100 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 3 TO 8 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 42000 OR FAIR (AVE 12-6 PM).  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (5-15 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....57-62.  
MAX HUMIDITY........92-97 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....86-91.  
MIN HUMIDITY........34-39 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 9600 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 1 TO 6 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 29000 OR POOR (AVE 12-6 PM).  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
80S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE  
LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
70S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
SDZ272-160900-  
PRAIRIE COTEAU-  
558 PM CDT WED AUG 15 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT CLOUD). A CHANCE  
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....58-63.  
MAX HUMIDITY........95-100 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
LAL.................2 UNTIL 2200, THEN 3 UNTIL 0400, THEN 2.  
CWR.................30 PERCENT.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (55-65 PERCENT CLOUD). A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....79-84.  
MIN HUMIDITY........51-56 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 7400 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 2 TO 7 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 32000 OR POOR (AVE 12-6 PM).  
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1000, THEN 2 UNTIL 1300, THEN 1.  
CWR.................10 PERCENT.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (15-25 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....58-63.  
MAX HUMIDITY........94-99 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....83-88.  
MIN HUMIDITY........39-44 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 9200 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 2 TO 7 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 33000 OR POOR (AVE 12-6 PM).  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
80S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.  
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.  
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
SDZ273-160900-  
RED RIVER VALLEY-  
558 PM CDT WED AUG 15 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT CLOUD) THEN  
BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....57-62.  
MAX HUMIDITY........93-98 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (50-60 PERCENT CLOUD) THEN  
BECOMING SUNNY (15-25 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....81-86.  
MIN HUMIDITY........48-53 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 7400 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 2 TO 7 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 36000 OR POOR (AVE 12-6 PM).  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (5-15 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....58-63.  
MAX HUMIDITY........88-93 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....85-90.  
MIN HUMIDITY........37-42 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 9000 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 1 TO 6 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 25000 OR POOR (AVE 12-6 PM).  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
80S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.  
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.  
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
MNZ039-160900-  
TRAVERSE-  
INCLUDING THE CITY OF WHEATON  
558 PM CDT WED AUG 15 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (20-30 PERCENT CLOUD) THEN  
BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....55-60.  
MAX HUMIDITY........95-100 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....80-85.  
MIN HUMIDITY........48-53 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 6600 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 3 TO 8 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 37000 OR POOR (AVE 12-6 PM).  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (5-15 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....57-62.  
MAX HUMIDITY........89-94 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....84-89.  
MIN HUMIDITY........38-43 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 8400 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 1 TO 6 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 19000 OR POOR (AVE 12-6 PM).  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
80S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.  
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.  
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
MNZ046-160900-  
BIG STONE-  
INCLUDING THE CITY OF ORTONVILLE  
558 PM CDT WED AUG 15 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT CLOUD) THEN  
BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....56-61.  
MAX HUMIDITY........95-100 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT CLOUD) THEN  
BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....81-86.  
MIN HUMIDITY........51-56 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 6600 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 3 TO 8 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 37000 OR POOR (AVE 12-6 PM).  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (10-20 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....58-63.  
MAX HUMIDITY........89-94 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
WEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....84-89.  
MIN HUMIDITY........38-43 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 8200 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 2 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 17000 OR POOR (AVE 12-6 PM).  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
80S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.  
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.  
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
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