242  
FNUS53 KABR 171958  
FWFABR  
 
FIRE WEATHER FORECAST FOR CENTRAL/NE SOUTH DAKOTA WC MN  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD  
258 PM CDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
TEMPERATURES WILL NOT BE QUITE AS COOL OVERNIGHT TONIGHT AS THEY  
WERE THE PREVIOUS NIGHT. WINDS SHOULD GENERALLY REMAIN LIGHT FROM A  
SOUTHERLY DIRECTION. BREEZY TO WINDY SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS WILL  
DEVELOP DURING THE DAY THURSDAY. THIS WILL HELP TO WARM TEMPS ABOVE  
NORMAL FOR THIS TIME OF YEAR. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES WILL  
BOTTOM OUT IN THE MID TO UPPER 30 PERCENT RANGE, MAINLY WEST OF THE  
JAMES RIVER VALLEY THURSDAY AFTERNOON. A COLD FRONT WILL PASS  
THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY AND TURN WINDS NORTHWESTERLY. ANTICIPATE WINDY  
CONDITIONS TO ONCE AGAIN DEVELOP DURING THE DAY FRIDAY.  
 
SDZ267-172100-  
LOWER BAD RIVER-  
258 PM CDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-70.  
MIN HUMIDITY........35-40 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 5000 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 12 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 52000 OR FAIR (AVE 12-6 PM).  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-10 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-45.  
MAX HUMIDITY........82-87 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....70-75.  
MIN HUMIDITY........33-38 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 5600 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 20 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 33 MPH  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 167000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY
 
CLEAR, BREEZY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
60S. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.  
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.  
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.  
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.  
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.  
 

 
 
SDZ268-172100-  
UPPER CHEYENNE-  
158 PM MDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....62-67.  
MIN HUMIDITY........37-42 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 4100 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 39000 OR POOR (AVE 12-6 PM).  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (0-10 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....38-43.  
MAX HUMIDITY........86-91 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-72.  
MIN HUMIDITY........34-39 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 5200 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 16 TO 24 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 109000 OR VERY GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. BREEZY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.  
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH  
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.  
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.  
 

 
 
SDZ269-172100-  
UPPER MISSOURI COTEAU-  
258 PM CDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-63.  
MIN HUMIDITY........45-50 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3300 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 8 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 27000 OR POOR (AVE 12-6 PM).  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (0-10 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....38-43.  
MAX HUMIDITY........86-91 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-73.  
MIN HUMIDITY........34-39 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 5300 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 16 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTH  
AROUND 28 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 130000 OR VERY GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. BREEZY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.  
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.  
EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.  
 

 
 
SDZ270-172100-  
MISSOURI COTEAU-  
258 PM CDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-66.  
MIN HUMIDITY........42-47 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3800 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 7 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 29000 OR POOR (AVE 12-6 PM).  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-10 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-44.  
MAX HUMIDITY........85-90 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-74.  
MIN HUMIDITY........34-39 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 5500 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 17 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 32 MPH  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 151000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. BREEZY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS AROUND  
60. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.  
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTH  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.  
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
SDZ271-172100-  
UPPER JAMES RIVER-  
258 PM CDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....55-60.  
MIN HUMIDITY........42-47 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3500 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 7 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 24000 OR POOR (AVE 12-6 PM).  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (0-10 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-41.  
MAX HUMIDITY........93-98 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-73.  
MIN HUMIDITY........36-41 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 4600 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 16 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST  
AROUND 29 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 121000 OR VERY GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. BREEZY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH  
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.  
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.  
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
SDZ272-172100-  
PRAIRIE COTEAU-  
258 PM CDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....52-57.  
MIN HUMIDITY........39-44 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3400 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 8 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 32000 OR POOR (AVE 12-6 PM).  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-10 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-41.  
MAX HUMIDITY........90-95 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....66-71.  
MIN HUMIDITY........39-44 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO  
20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 4000 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 21 TO 29 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 105000 OR VERY GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. WINDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.  
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.  
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
SDZ273-172100-  
RED RIVER VALLEY-  
258 PM CDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-55.  
MIN HUMIDITY........38-43 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3900 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 9 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 44000 OR FAIR (AVE 12-6 PM).  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-10 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-41.  
MAX HUMIDITY........89-94 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-73.  
MIN HUMIDITY........37-42 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25  
MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3400 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 20 TO 26 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 80000 OR GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. WINDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.  
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.  
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
MNZ039-172100-  
TRAVERSE-  
INCLUDING THE CITY OF WHEATON  
258 PM CDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-53.  
MIN HUMIDITY........39-44 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 4000 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 9 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 47000 OR FAIR (AVE 12-6 PM).  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-10 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....34-39.  
MAX HUMIDITY........94-99 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-73.  
MIN HUMIDITY........37-42 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3200 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 17 TO 23 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 66000 OR GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. BREEZY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.  
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.  
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
MNZ046-172100-  
BIG STONE-  
INCLUDING THE CITY OF ORTONVILLE  
258 PM CDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-55.  
MIN HUMIDITY........38-43 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 4000 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 51000 OR FAIR (AVE 12-6 PM).  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (0-10 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....34-39.  
MAX HUMIDITY........94-99 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT CLOUD).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-74.  
MIN HUMIDITY........35-40 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3700 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 16 TO 24 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 80000 OR GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................ZERO.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. BREEZY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.  
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.  
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
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