Minnesota Fire Weather Zone 900

.DISCUSSION...
A PLEASANT SEASONAL WEATHER DAY IS EXPECTED TODAY AS HIGH PRESSURE SHIFTS TO THE EAST AND WINDS TURN SOUTHERLY. BREEZY WINDS ARE EXPECTED IN SOUTH CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA BY AFTERNOON...THEN SPREAD EASTWARD ON TUESDAY. LIGHT RAIN SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDER WILL DEVELOP MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT. BELOW NORMAL READINGS EXPECTED TUESDAY...BUT TEMPERATURES REBOUND INTO THE 70S FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE WEEK. SOUTHWEST MINNESOTA- 415 AM CDT MON SEP 22 2014 .TODAY... SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-74. MIN HUMIDITY........43-48 PERCENT. 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH. HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW. HOURS OF SUN........11 HOURS. PRECIPITATION.......NONE. MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3600 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM). TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 9 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM). SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 28000 OR FAIR (AVE 12-6 PM). MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW. REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.12 TO 0.18 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY). .TONIGHT... SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. MIN TEMPERATURE.....49-54. MAX HUMIDITY........90-95 PERCENT. 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH. PRECIPITATION.......NONE. .TUESDAY... SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 1200...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS UNTIL 1200...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT. MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-70. MIN HUMIDITY........60-65 PERCENT. 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH. HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE. HOURS OF SUN........4 HOURS. PRECIPITATION.......SCATTERED 0.05 TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS. MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3400 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM). TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 28 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM). SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 81000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM). MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW. REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.11 TO 0.16 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY). .FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .TUESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 55 TO 60. SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 21 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT. .WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 70 TO 75. SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 26 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 55 TO 60. SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH. .THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 75 TO 80. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 55 TO 60. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH. .FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 75 TO 80. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 55 TO 60. SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH. .SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 75 TO 80. SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 24 MPH. .SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 55 TO 60. SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH. .SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 75 TO 80. SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
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