734  
FNUS53 KFSD 172048  
FWFFSD  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SE SD/SW MN/NW IA/NE NEBRASKA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD  
348 PM CDT WED OCT 17 2018  
 
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
CONTINUED MOSTLY DRY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED FOR THE REMAINDER OF  
THE WEEK AND THROUGH THE UPCOMING WEEKEND. A VERY WARM AND BREEZY  
DAY IS EXPECTED THURSDAY, WITH HIGHS NEAR 70 AND A BREEZY 15 TO  
20 MPH WIND IN THE AFTERNOON. A COLD FRONT MOVES THROUGH EARLY  
FRIDAY, AND WILL BRING MUCH DRIER AIR TO THE REGION ALONG WITH  
GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS. THIS COMBINATION OF CONDITIONS MAY LEAD TO  
AN ELEVATED FIRE DANGER RISK WEST OF THE JAMES RIVER VALLEY  
FRIDAY. A LIGHT NORTHERLY WIND WILL RETURN AGAIN FOR SATURDAY.  
 
SDZ255-181115-  
LOWER BRULE AND LAKE ANDES VICINITY-  
348 PM CDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-44.  
MAX HUMIDITY........85-90 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY UNTIL 1200, THEN PARTLY CLOUDY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-70.  
MIN HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 16 TO 21 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
29 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
HOURS OF SUN........9 HOURS.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3800 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 29 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 96000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).  
MAX GFDI INDEX......MODERATE TO HIGH.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....43-48.  
MAX HUMIDITY........83-88 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
27 MPH.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....59-64.  
MIN HUMIDITY........43-48 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 16 TO 21 MPH WITH GUSTS TO  
AROUND 31 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.  
HOURS OF SUN........11 HOURS.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3100 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 69000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).  
MAX GFDI INDEX......MODERATE TO HIGH.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 40. NORTHWEST WINDS 11 TO  
16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
COOLER, SUNNY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO  
12 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 22 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS 30 TO 35. SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO  
12 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
NOT AS COOL. SUNNY. HIGHS 60 TO 65. SOUTHWEST WINDS  
10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 24 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 40. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 55 TO 60. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 40. EAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 40. SOUTHEAST WINDS  
6 TO 11 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 55 TO 60. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO  
15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 26 MPH.  
 

 
 
SDZ256-181115-  
MIDDLE JAMES RIVER VALLEY-  
348 PM CDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....37-42.  
MAX HUMIDITY........85-90 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-72.  
MIN HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 28 MPH IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
HOURS OF SUN........9 HOURS.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3700 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 27 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 87000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).  
MAX GFDI INDEX......MODERATE TO HIGH.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....42-47.  
MAX HUMIDITY........87-92 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
27 MPH.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....59-64.  
MIN HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 17 TO 22 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 33  
MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.  
HOURS OF SUN........10 HOURS.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3500 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 26 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 80000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).  
MAX GFDI INDEX......MODERATE TO HIGH.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 40. NORTHWEST WINDS 12 TO  
17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 27 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
COOLER, SUNNY. HIGHS 45 TO 50. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO  
15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 26 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS 30 TO 35. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS 55 TO 60. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH  
GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 40. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS 55 TO 60. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS 30 TO 35. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH.   
TUESDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 40. SOUTHEAST WINDS  
6 TO 11 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 55 TO 60. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO  
15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 27 MPH.  
 

 
 
SDZ257-181115-  
MIDDLE BIG SIOUX RIVER VALLEY-  
348 PM CDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-41.  
MAX HUMIDITY........87-92 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-70.  
MIN HUMIDITY........45-50 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 28  
MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
HOURS OF SUN........9 HOURS.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3600 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 78000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).  
MAX GFDI INDEX......MODERATE TO HIGH.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....42-47.  
MAX HUMIDITY........90-95 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 14 TO 19 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
28 MPH.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-62.  
MIN HUMIDITY........47-52 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
NORTHWEST 17 TO 22 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 33  
MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.  
HOURS OF SUN........10 HOURS.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3300 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 26 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 76000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).  
MAX GFDI INDEX......MODERATE TO HIGH.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
COLDER, CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 40. NORTHWEST WINDS  
13 TO 18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 27 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
COOLER, SUNNY. HIGHS 45 TO 50. NORTHWEST WINDS 11 TO  
16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 28 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS 25 TO 30. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS 55 TO 60. SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH WITH  
GUSTS TO AROUND 27 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 40. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.   
MONDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS 30 TO 35. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 30 TO 35. SOUTHEAST WINDS  
6 TO 11 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO  
15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 28 MPH.  
 

 
 
SDZ258-181115-  
LOWER JAMES RIVER TO LOWER BIG SIOUX RIVER VALLEY-  
348 PM CDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....38-43.  
MAX HUMIDITY........85-90 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....66-71.  
MIN HUMIDITY........42-47 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 27 MPH IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
HOURS OF SUN........9 HOURS.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3600 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 26 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 79000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).  
MAX GFDI INDEX......MODERATE.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 20 PERCENT.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....44-49.  
MAX HUMIDITY........83-88 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
25 MPH.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-65.  
MIN HUMIDITY........47-52 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
NORTHWEST 16 TO 21 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS  
UP TO 30 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.  
HOURS OF SUN........10 HOURS.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 2800 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 62000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).  
MAX GFDI INDEX......MODERATE TO HIGH.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 40. NORTHWEST WINDS 11 TO  
16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 26 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
COOLER, SUNNY. HIGHS 45 TO 50. NORTHWEST WINDS 11 TO  
16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 28 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS 30 TO 35. EAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS 55 TO 60. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH  
GUSTS TO AROUND 26 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 40. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 55 TO 60. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 40. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH.   
TUESDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. EAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 40. SOUTHEAST WINDS  
5 TO 9 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO  
12 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 26 MPH.  
 

 
 
NEZ249-181115-  
EXTREME NORTHEAST NEBRASKA-  
348 PM CDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-44.  
MAX HUMIDITY........85-90 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....63-68.  
MIN HUMIDITY........45-50 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO  
AROUND 28 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
HOURS OF SUN........9 HOURS.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3200 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 24 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 69000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).  
MAX GFDI INDEX......MODERATE.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 20 PERCENT.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....44-49.  
MAX HUMIDITY........85-90 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
23 MPH.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 1200, THEN SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....62-67.  
MIN HUMIDITY........48-53 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
NORTHWEST 14 TO 19 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS  
UP TO 28 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH.  
HOURS OF SUN........10 HOURS.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 2700 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 23 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 56000 OR GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).  
MAX GFDI INDEX......MODERATE.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 40. NORTHWEST WINDS 11 TO  
16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
COOLER, SUNNY. HIGHS 45 TO 50. NORTHWEST WINDS 12 TO  
17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS 30 TO 35. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS 55 TO 60. SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH WITH  
GUSTS TO AROUND 26 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 40. SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO  
12 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 55 TO 60. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 40. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH.   
TUESDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. EAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 40. SOUTHEAST WINDS  
5 TO 8 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 TO  
11 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 24 MPH.  
 

 
 
IAZ020-031-032-181115-  
PLYMOUTH-WOODBURY-IDA-  
348 PM CDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....37-42.  
MAX HUMIDITY........90-95 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-70.  
MIN HUMIDITY........43-48 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
HOURS OF SUN........9 HOURS.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3500 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 23 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 71000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).  
MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 30 PERCENT.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....45-50.  
MAX HUMIDITY........85-90 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 21  
MPH.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 1200, THEN SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....62-67.  
MIN HUMIDITY........50-55 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
NORTHWEST 13 TO 18 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS  
UP TO 28 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.  
HOURS OF SUN........9 HOURS.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 2900 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 22 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 59000 OR GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).  
MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW TO MODERATE.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
COLDER, CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 40. NORTHWEST WINDS  
11 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 24 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
COOLER, SUNNY. HIGHS 45 TO 50. NORTHWEST WINDS 13 TO  
18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS 25 TO 30. EAST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS 55 TO 60. SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH WITH  
GUSTS TO AROUND 26 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 40. SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO  
13 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 55 TO 60. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 40. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH.   
TUESDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. EAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 40. SOUTHEAST WINDS  
5 TO 8 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 TO  
11 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 21 MPH.  
 

 
 
IAZ002-003-013-014-021-022-181115-  
OSCEOLA-DICKINSON-O'BRIEN-CLAY IA-CHEROKEE-BUENA VISTA-  
348 PM CDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-40.  
MAX HUMIDITY........85-90 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-69.  
MIN HUMIDITY........45-50 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO  
AROUND 27 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
HOURS OF SUN........9 HOURS.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3200 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 24 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 69000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).  
MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 30 PERCENT.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....44-49.  
MAX HUMIDITY........87-92 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
27 MPH.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 1200, THEN MOSTLY SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-66.  
MIN HUMIDITY........52-57 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS  
UP TO 30 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
HOURS OF SUN........8 HOURS.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 2900 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 23 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 61000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).  
MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW TO MODERATE.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
COLDER, CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 40. NORTHWEST WINDS  
12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 27 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
COOLER, SUNNY. HIGHS 45 TO 50. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO  
20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 31 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS 25 TO 30. SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO  
12 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH WITH  
GUSTS TO AROUND 26 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 40. SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO  
13 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 55 TO 60. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS 30 TO 35. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 30 TO 35. SOUTHEAST WINDS  
5 TO 9 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. SOUTH WINDS 7 TO  
12 MPH.  
 

 
 
IAZ001-012-181115-  
LYON IA-SIOUX-  
348 PM CDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-41.  
MAX HUMIDITY........85-90 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-69.  
MIN HUMIDITY........45-50 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 26  
MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
HOURS OF SUN........9 HOURS.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3200 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 24 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 71000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).  
MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW TO MODERATE.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 20 PERCENT.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....44-49.  
MAX HUMIDITY........85-90 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 1200, THEN MOSTLY SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-65.  
MIN HUMIDITY........50-55 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS  
UP TO 28 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
HOURS OF SUN........9 HOURS.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 2700 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 23 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 58000 OR GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).  
MAX GFDI INDEX......MODERATE.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
COLDER, CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 40. NORTHWEST WINDS  
11 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
COOLER, SUNNY. HIGHS 45 TO 50. NORTHWEST WINDS 12 TO  
17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 29 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS 25 TO 30. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS 55 TO 60. SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH WITH  
GUSTS TO AROUND 26 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 40. SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO  
12 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 55 TO 60. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS 30 TO 35. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH.   
TUESDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. EAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 40. SOUTHEAST WINDS  
5 TO 9 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. SOUTH WINDS 6 TO  
11 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.  
 

 
 
MNZ071-097-098-181115-  
LINCOLN MN-PIPESTONE-ROCK-  
348 PM CDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-40.  
MAX HUMIDITY........88-93 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-70.  
MIN HUMIDITY........45-50 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO  
AROUND 28 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
HOURS OF SUN........9 HOURS.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3300 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 74000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).  
MAX GFDI INDEX......MODERATE.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 20 PERCENT.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....43-48.  
MAX HUMIDITY........88-93 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO  
AROUND 30 MPH.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-62.  
MIN HUMIDITY........48-53 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
NORTHWEST 16 TO 21 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS  
UP TO 31 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
HOURS OF SUN........10 HOURS.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3300 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 74000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).  
MAX GFDI INDEX......MODERATE TO HIGH.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
COLDER, CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 40. NORTHWEST WINDS  
12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 28 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
COLDER. MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 40 TO 45. NORTHWEST WINDS  
12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 29 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 25 TO 30. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO  
9 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. SOUTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH  
WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 28 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 40. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS 30 TO 35. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 30 TO 35. SOUTHEAST WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. SOUTH WINDS 8 TO  
13 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 26 MPH.  
 

 
 
MNZ072-080-081-089-090-181115-  
LYON MN-MURRAY-COTTONWOOD-NOBLES-JACKSON-  
348 PM CDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-40.  
MAX HUMIDITY........85-90 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-70.  
MIN HUMIDITY........45-50 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO  
AROUND 28 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
HOURS OF SUN........10 HOURS.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3000 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 67000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).  
MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW TO MODERATE.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL MIDNIGHT, THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY.  
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS 20 PERCENT.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....44-49.  
MAX HUMIDITY........85-90 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO  
AROUND 30 MPH.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 1200, THEN MOSTLY SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-63.  
MIN HUMIDITY........50-55 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
NORTHWEST 17 TO 22 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS  
UP TO 32 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
HOURS OF SUN........9 HOURS.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3200 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 26 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 73000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).  
MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW TO HIGH.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
COLDER. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 40. NORTHWEST  
WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 28 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
COLDER. MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 40 TO 45. NORTHWEST WINDS  
15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 32 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 25 TO 30. WEST WINDS 7 TO  
12 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. SOUTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH  
WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 28 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 40. WEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS 30 TO 35. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS 45 TO 50. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 30 TO 35. SOUTHEAST WINDS  
5 TO 9 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. SOUTH WINDS 7 TO  
12 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.  
 

 
 
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