256  
FNUS53 KFSD 230912  
FWFFSD  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SE SD/SW MN/NW IA/NE NEBRASKA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD  
412 AM CDT TUE OCT 23 2018  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
TEMPERATURES WILL BE FROM 10 TO 20 DEGREES COOLER THAN YESTERDAY.  
BECAUSE OF THE COOLER WEATHER, THE MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL  
REMAIN ABOVE 40 PERCENT THIS AFTERNOON. HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE  
FROM EASTERN SOUTH DAKOTA INTO MINNESOTA AND IOWA BY THIS EVENING.  
THIS WILL RESULT IN LIGHT WINDS EAST OF THE JAMES RIVER. OVER  
SOUTH CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA, WINDS WILL BECOME SOUTHEASTERLY AND  
SLOWLY INCREASE TO AROUND 10 MPH THIS AFTERNOON.  
 
CLOUDS WILL INCREASE ON WEDNESDAY WITH RAIN EXPECTED BY WEDNESDAY  
EVENING WEST OF I-29. THE RAIN WILL MOVE INTO MINNESOTA AND IOWA  
OVERNIGHT. RAINFALL WILL RANGE WILL BE UP TO A QUARTER INCH WITH  
THE HIGHEST RAINFALL AMOUNTS EXPECTED FROM FAR SOUTHEASTERN SOUTH  
DAKOTA INTO SOUTHWESTERN MINNESOTA. LOOKING AHEAD, TEMPERATURES  
WILL WARM BACK TOWARD 60 BY THE END OF THE WEEK. THE WEEKEND LOOKS  
COOLER WITH HIGH COOLING INTO THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S.  
 
SDZ255-232315-  
LOWER BRULE AND LAKE ANDES VICINITY-  
412 AM CDT TUE OCT 23 2018  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....54-59.  
MIN HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOME SOUTHEAST 7 TO 12 MPH  
LATER THIS MORNING.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.  
HOURS OF SUN........10 HOURS.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 2200 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 12 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 24000 OR FAIR (AVE 12-6 PM).  
MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW TO MODERATE.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR UNTIL MIDNIGHT, THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-41.  
MAX HUMIDITY........75-80 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER 1200.  
CHANCE OF RAIN 50 PERCENT.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....54-59.  
MIN HUMIDITY........57-62 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
29 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
HOURS OF SUN........1 HOURS.  
PRECIPITATION.......ISOLATED TRACE TO 0.05 INCH AMOUNTS.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 1700 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 25 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 36000 OR GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).  
MAX GFDI INDEX......MODERATE.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 45 TO 50. SOUTH  
WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 26 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN  
50 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 60 TO 65. SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO  
13 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 22 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 40 TO 45. WEST WINDS 5 TO  
8 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 60 TO 65. WEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH  
WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 21 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 40 TO  
45. NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 26 MPH.  
CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.    
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 50 TO 55.  
NORTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 26 MPH. CHANCE  
OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 40. NORTHWEST WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTHWEST WINDS 13 TO  
18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 28 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 30 TO 35. NORTHWEST WINDS  
10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 24 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
SDZ256-232315-  
MIDDLE JAMES RIVER VALLEY-  
412 AM CDT TUE OCT 23 2018  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....51-56.  
MIN HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH  
THIS AFTERNOON.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.  
HOURS OF SUN........11 HOURS.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 2200 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 8 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 16000 OR FAIR (AVE 12-6 PM).  
MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW TO MODERATE.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR UNTIL MIDNIGHT, THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....33-38.  
MAX HUMIDITY........80-85 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER  
1200. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....52-57.  
MIN HUMIDITY........52-57 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO  
AROUND 28 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
HOURS OF SUN........2 HOURS.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 1400 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 26 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 31000 OR GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).  
MAX GFDI INDEX......MODERATE TO HIGH.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
RAIN LIKELY. LOWS 45 TO 50. SOUTH WINDS 12 TO  
17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 27 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 70 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 55 TO 60.  
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH. CHANCE OF  
RAIN 20 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 40 TO 45. SOUTHWEST WINDS  
6 TO 11 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 60 TO 65. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 40 TO 45.  
NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 50 PERCENT.    
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTHWEST WINDS 11 TO  
16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 26 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 40. NORTHWEST WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTHWEST WINDS 12 TO  
17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 30 TO 35. NORTHWEST WINDS  
10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 23 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO  
9 MPH.  
 

 
 
SDZ257-232315-  
MIDDLE BIG SIOUX RIVER VALLEY-  
412 AM CDT TUE OCT 23 2018  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-53.  
MIN HUMIDITY........43-48 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.  
HOURS OF SUN........11 HOURS.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 2200 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 5 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 10000 OR POOR (AVE 12-6 PM).  
MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR UNTIL MIDNIGHT, THEN PARTLY CLOUDY.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....29-34.  
MAX HUMIDITY........90-95 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-55.  
MIN HUMIDITY........52-57 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
27 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
HOURS OF SUN........3 HOURS.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 1200 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 23 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 25000 OR FAIR (AVE 12-6 PM).  
MAX GFDI INDEX......MODERATE.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
NOT AS COOL. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS 40 TO 45. SOUTH  
WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 26 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN  
70 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY
 
CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 50 TO 55. SOUTH WINDS  
11 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN  
50 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS  
40 TO 45. SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 55 TO 60. WEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 35 TO 40.  
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 50 PERCENT.    
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTHWEST WINDS 11 TO  
16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS  
35 TO 40. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.   
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTHWEST WINDS 11 TO  
16 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30 TO 35. NORTHWEST WINDS  
10 TO 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
SDZ258-232315-  
LOWER JAMES RIVER TO LOWER BIG SIOUX RIVER VALLEY-  
412 AM CDT TUE OCT 23 2018  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....51-56.  
MIN HUMIDITY........43-48 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.  
HOURS OF SUN........11 HOURS.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 2200 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 7 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 13000 OR FAIR (AVE 12-6 PM).  
MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....32-37.  
MAX HUMIDITY........85-90 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....51-56.  
MIN HUMIDITY........55-60 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO  
AROUND 25 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.  
HOURS OF SUN........3 HOURS.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 1200 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 21 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 23000 OR FAIR (AVE 12-6 PM).  
MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW TO MODERATE.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
RAIN LIKELY. LOWS 45 TO 50. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO  
15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 23 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 70 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY
 
CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 50 TO 55. SOUTH WINDS  
10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 24 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN  
50 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 40 TO 45.  
SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 60 TO 65. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 40 TO 45.  
NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 21 MPH. CHANCE  
OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.    
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTHWEST WINDS 11 TO  
16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS  
35 TO 40. NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.   
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO  
15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 24 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 40. NORTHWEST WINDS  
10 TO 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO  
8 MPH.  
 

 
 
NEZ249-232315-  
EXTREME NORTHEAST NEBRASKA-  
412 AM CDT TUE OCT 23 2018  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....52-57.  
MIN HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.  
HOURS OF SUN........11 HOURS.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 2200 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 6 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 11000 OR POOR (AVE 12-6 PM).  
MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....30-35.  
MAX HUMIDITY........90-95 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....52-57.  
MIN HUMIDITY........50-55 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH WITH GUSTS TO  
AROUND 20 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.  
HOURS OF SUN........4 HOURS.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 1300 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 18 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 22000 OR FAIR (AVE 12-6 PM).  
MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 40 TO 45. SOUTH  
WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN  
50 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY
 
RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH  
WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 21 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 70 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 40 TO 45.  
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 60 TO 65. WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 40 TO 45.  
NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.    
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTHWEST WINDS 12 TO  
17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS  
35 TO 40. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.   
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO  
15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 24 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 40. NORTHWEST WINDS  
7 TO 12 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
IAZ020-031-032-232315-  
PLYMOUTH-WOODBURY-IDA-  
412 AM CDT TUE OCT 23 2018  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....51-56.  
MIN HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.  
HOURS OF SUN........11 HOURS.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 2400 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 5 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 10000 OR POOR (AVE 12-6 PM).  
MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....29-34.  
MAX HUMIDITY........95-100 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 1200, THEN PARTLY SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....52-57.  
MIN HUMIDITY........47-52 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
HOURS OF SUN........5 HOURS.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 1600 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 17 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 23000 OR FAIR (AVE 12-6 PM).  
MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
RAIN LIKELY. LOWS 40 TO 45. SOUTH WINDS 6 TO  
11 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 70 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY
 
CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 50 TO 55. SOUTH WINDS  
11 TO 16 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 50 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 40 TO 45. SOUTH  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 50 PERCENT.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 55 TO 60.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 40 TO 45.  
WEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.    
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO  
15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 23 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS  
35 TO 40. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO  
12 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 21 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 35 TO  
40. NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
IAZ002-003-013-014-021-022-232315-  
OSCEOLA-DICKINSON-O'BRIEN-CLAY IA-CHEROKEE-BUENA VISTA-  
412 AM CDT TUE OCT 23 2018  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-53.  
MIN HUMIDITY........45-50 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.  
HOURS OF SUN........11 HOURS.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 2400 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 10000 OR POOR (AVE 12-6 PM).  
MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....26-31.  
MAX HUMIDITY........95-100 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-55.  
MIN HUMIDITY........50-55 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.  
HOURS OF SUN........5 HOURS.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 1500 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 17 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 23000 OR FAIR (AVE 12-6 PM).  
MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
NOT AS COOL. CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS  
40 TO 45. SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 50 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY
 
CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 50 TO 55. SOUTH WINDS  
12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 26 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN  
50 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 40 TO 45. SOUTH  
WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 50 PERCENT.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 55 TO 60.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 40 TO 45.  
WEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.    
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO  
13 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 23 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS  
35 TO 40. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.   
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO  
12 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 35 TO  
40. NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO  
11 MPH.  
 

 
 
IAZ001-012-232315-  
LYON IA-SIOUX-  
412 AM CDT TUE OCT 23 2018  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....49-54.  
MIN HUMIDITY........43-48 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.  
HOURS OF SUN........11 HOURS.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 2300 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 4 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 8000 OR POOR (AVE 12-6 PM).  
MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....28-33.  
MAX HUMIDITY........90-95 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....51-56.  
MIN HUMIDITY........50-55 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 26  
MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
HOURS OF SUN........4 HOURS.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 1400 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 19 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 24000 OR FAIR (AVE 12-6 PM).  
MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW TO MODERATE.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
NOT AS COOL. CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS  
40 TO 45. SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY
 
RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH  
WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 26 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 70 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 40 TO 45. SOUTH  
WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 55 TO 60. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO  
8 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 40 TO 45.  
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 30 PERCENT.    
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO  
13 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 23 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS  
35 TO 40. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.   
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO  
12 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 40. NORTHWEST WINDS  
6 TO 11 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
MNZ071-072-232315-  
LINCOLN MN-LYON MN-  
412 AM CDT TUE OCT 23 2018  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....46-51.  
MIN HUMIDITY........45-50 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
HOURS OF SUN........11 HOURS.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 2200 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 10000 OR POOR (AVE 12-6 PM).  
MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....26-31.  
MAX HUMIDITY........90-95 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-55.  
MIN HUMIDITY........48-53 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
24 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.  
HOURS OF SUN........4 HOURS.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 1400 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 20 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 25000 OR FAIR (AVE 12-6 PM).  
MAX GFDI INDEX......MODERATE.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
NOT AS COOL. CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS  
40 TO 45. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 24 MPH.  
CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY
 
CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 50 TO 55. SOUTH WINDS  
12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 26 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN  
50 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 40 TO 45. SOUTH  
WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 55 TO 60. WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 40 TO 45.  
WEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO  
13 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 23 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 35 TO 40.  
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 30 PERCENT.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 45 TO 50.  
NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 30 TO  
35. NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. WEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.  
 

 
 
MNZ080-097-098-232315-  
MURRAY-PIPESTONE-ROCK-  
412 AM CDT TUE OCT 23 2018  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....46-51.  
MIN HUMIDITY........43-48 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
HOURS OF SUN........11 HOURS.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 2200 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 9000 OR POOR (AVE 12-6 PM).  
MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....27-32.  
MAX HUMIDITY........90-95 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-55.  
MIN HUMIDITY........50-55 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
27 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.  
HOURS OF SUN........4 HOURS.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 1400 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 21 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 26000 OR FAIR (AVE 12-6 PM).  
MAX GFDI INDEX......MODERATE.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
NOT AS COOL. CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS  
40 TO 45. SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 23 MPH.  
CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY
 
CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 50 TO 55. SOUTH WINDS  
13 TO 18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 28 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN  
50 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 40 TO 45. SOUTH  
WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 55 TO 60. WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 35 TO 40.  
WEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO  
13 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 23 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 35 TO 40.  
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 30 PERCENT.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 45 TO 50.  
NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30 TO 35. NORTHWEST WINDS  
7 TO 12 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. WEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.  
 

 
 
MNZ081-089-090-232315-  
COTTONWOOD-NOBLES-JACKSON-  
412 AM CDT TUE OCT 23 2018  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....45-50.  
MIN HUMIDITY........45-50 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
HOURS OF SUN........11 HOURS.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 2200 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 6 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 12000 OR POOR (AVE 12-6 PM).  
MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....26-31.  
MAX HUMIDITY........95-100 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 1200, THEN PARTLY SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....49-54.  
MIN HUMIDITY........50-55 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.  
HOURS OF SUN........5 HOURS.  
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 1400 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 18 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 23000 OR FAIR (AVE 12-6 PM).  
MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW TO MODERATE.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
NOT AS COOL. CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.  
LOWS 40 TO 45. SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN  
20 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY
 
CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 50 TO 55. SOUTH WINDS  
13 TO 18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 27 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN  
50 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 40 TO 45. SOUTH  
WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 50 PERCENT.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 55 TO 60.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 50 PERCENT.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 40 TO 45.  
WEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO  
13 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 22 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS  
35 TO 40. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.   
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 45 TO 50.  
NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.  
LOWS 30 TO 35. NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH. CHANCE OF  
PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO  
12 MPH.  
 

 
 
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