Iowa Fire Weather Zone 300

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SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE THROUGH THE DAY TODAY...REMAINING WINDY INTO FRIDAY...ESPECIALLY EAST OF THE JAMES RIVER VALLEY. RAIN WILL BECOME LIKELY ON FRIDAY NIGHT...OTHERWISE DRY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH THE PERIOD. SATURDAY AND SUNDAY SHOULD PROVE TO BE A BIT BREEZY FROM THE NORTH AND NORTHWEST. NORTHERN LOESS HILLS AND FLOYD RIVER BASIN- 408 AM CDT THU SEP 18 2014 .TODAY... SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 1200...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG UNTIL 1200. MAX TEMPERATURE.....72-77. MIN HUMIDITY........55-60 PERCENT. 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 21 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW. HOURS OF SUN........6 HOURS. PRECIPITATION.......NONE. MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3300 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM). TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 16 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM). SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 45000 OR GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM). MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW. REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.10 TO 0.16 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY). .TONIGHT... SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 2400...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 2400. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT. MIN TEMPERATURE.....56-61. MAX HUMIDITY........95-100 PERCENT. 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH. PRECIPITATION.......ISOLATED TRACE TO 0.05 INCH AMOUNTS. .FRIDAY... SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY UNTIL 1200...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 1200. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT. MAX TEMPERATURE.....81-86. MIN HUMIDITY........57-62 PERCENT. 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 32 MPH. HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH. HOURS OF SUN........6 HOURS. PRECIPITATION.......NONE. MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 1600 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......LOW. REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.12 TO 0.24 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY). .FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 65 TO 70. SOUTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 27 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT. .SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 80 TO 85. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 26 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT. .SATURDAY NIGHT...COOLER. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 50 TO 55. NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH. .SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 70 TO 75. NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 22 MPH. .SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 45 TO 50. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 70 TO 75. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH. .MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 45 TO 50. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH. .TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 70 TO 75. SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH. .TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 55 TO 60. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 70 TO 75. SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
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