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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
356 PM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

...VERY DRY AND BREEZY CONDITIONS EXPECTED FRIDAY...

WIZ001-002-006>008-060500-
/O.NEW.KDLH.FW.W.0002.160506T1400Z-160507T0100Z/
DOUGLAS-BAYFIELD-BURNETT-WASHBURN-SAWYER-
356 PM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 8 PM CDT FRIDAY FOR
VERY DRY AND BREEZY CONDITIONS FOR PARTS OF NORTHWEST WISCONSIN...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DULUTH HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR VERY DRY AND BREEZY CONDITIONS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 9 AM TO 8 PM CDT FRIDAY.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN WISCONSIN...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 001...002...
  006...007 AND 008.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 8 TO 12 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 20 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOW TO MIDDLE 80S.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY.
  OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW....OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$


Fire Weather Watch


URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
356 PM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

...VERY DRY AND BREEZY CONDITIONS EXPECTED FRIDAY...

MNZ010>012-018-019-025-026-033>038-060500-
/O.NEW.KDLH.FW.A.0001.160506T1400Z-160507T0100Z/
KOOCHICHING-NORTH ST. LOUIS-NORTHERN COOK/NORTHERN LAKE-
NORTH ITASCA-CENTRAL ST. LOUIS-NORTH CASS-SOUTH ITASCA-SOUTH CASS-
CROW WING-NORTHERN AITKIN-SOUTH AITKIN-CARLTON/SOUTH ST. LOUIS-
PINE-
356 PM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING FOR VERY DRY AND BREEZY CONDITIONS FOR PARTS OF
NORTHERN MINNESOTA...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DULUTH HAS ISSUED A FIRE WEATHER
WATCH FOR DRY AND BREEZY CONDITIONS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM
FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN MINNESOTA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 010...011...
  012...018...019...025...026...033...034...035...036...037 AND
  038.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 18 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE MIDDLE TO UPPER 80S.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY.
  OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE
RED FLAG WARNINGS.

&&

$$


Special Weather Statement


SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
720 PM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

MNZ041>045-047>070-073>078-082>085-091>093-WIZ014>016-023>028-
060630-
DOUGLAS-TODD-MORRISON-MILLE LACS-KANABEC-STEVENS-POPE-STEARNS-
BENTON-SHERBURNE-ISANTI-CHISAGO-LAC QUI PARLE-SWIFT-CHIPPEWA-
KANDIYOHI-MEEKER-WRIGHT-HENNEPIN-ANOKA-RAMSEY-WASHINGTON-
YELLOW MEDICINE-RENVILLE-MCLEOD-SIBLEY-CARVER-SCOTT-DAKOTA-
REDWOOD-BROWN-NICOLLET-LE SUEUR-RICE-GOODHUE-WATONWAN-BLUE EARTH-
WASECA-STEELE-MARTIN-FARIBAULT-FREEBORN-POLK-BARRON-RUSK-
ST. CROIX-PIERCE-DUNN-PEPIN-EAU CLAIRE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALEXANDRIA...LONG PRAIRIE...
LITTLE FALLS...PRINCETON...MORA...MORRIS...GLENWOOD...ST CLOUD...
FOLEY...ELK RIVER...CAMBRIDGE...CENTER CITY...MADISON...BENSON...
MONTEVIDEO...WILLMAR...LITCHFIELD...MONTICELLO...MINNEAPOLIS...
BLAINE...ST PAUL...STILLWATER...GRANITE FALLS...OLIVIA...
HUTCHINSON...GAYLORD...CHASKA...SHAKOPEE...HASTINGS...
REDWOOD FALLS...NEW ULM...ST PETER...LE SUEUR...FARIBAULT...
RED WING...ST JAMES...MANKATO...WASECA...OWATONNA...FAIRMONT...
BLUE EARTH...ALBERT LEA...OSCEOLA...RICE LAKE...LADYSMITH...
HUDSON...RIVER FALLS...PRESCOTT...MENOMONIE...DURAND...
CHIPPEWA FALLS...EAU CLAIRE
720 PM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

...ELEVATED FIRE DANGER FRIDAY...

BREEZY SOUTHERLY WINDS COMBINED WITH WARM TEMPERATURES AND VERY
LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL CREATE ELEVATED FIRE DANGER ACROSS
MINNESOTA AND WISCONSIN ON FRIDAY. OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT
RECOMMENDED...ESPECIALLY IN THE AFTERNOON WHEN THE WIND WILL BE
STRONGEST AND THE AIR WILL BE DRIEST.

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
401 PM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

MNZ010>012-018>021-025-026-033>038-WIZ001>004-006>009-061315-
KOOCHICHING-NORTH ST. LOUIS-NORTHERN COOK/NORTHERN LAKE-
NORTH ITASCA-CENTRAL ST. LOUIS-SOUTHERN LAKE/NORTH SHORE-
SOUTHERN COOK/NORTH SHORE-NORTH CASS-SOUTH ITASCA-SOUTH CASS-
CROW WING-NORTHERN AITKIN-SOUTH AITKIN-CARLTON/SOUTH ST. LOUIS-
PINE-DOUGLAS-BAYFIELD-ASHLAND-IRON-BURNETT-WASHBURN-SAWYER-PRICE-
401 PM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST
MINNESOTA AND NORTHWEST WISCONSIN.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

LOW HUMIDITY AND WARM TEMPERATURES WILL BRING NEAR-CRITICAL FIRE
WEATHER CONDITIONS TO THE NORTHLAND THROUGH THE EARLY EVENING
HOURS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

THE COMBINATION OF GUSTY WINDS...LOW HUMIDITY AND WARM
TEMPERATURES WILL RESULT IN CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
FRIDAY. CHECK THE LATEST FIRE WEATHER FORECAST FOR ADDITIONAL
DETAILS.

A COLD FRONT WILL TRIGGER THUNDERSTORMS FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND
EVENING. THE THUNDERSTORMS ARE NOT EXPECTED TO BE SEVERE.

LOW HUMIDITY AND BREEZY NORTHWEST WINDS WILL RESULT IN
NEAR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ON SATURDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THIS AFTERNOON OR
TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
323 PM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

LMZ521-522-541>543-062030-
THE BAY OF GREEN BAY SOUTH OF A LINE FROM CEDAR RIVER MI TO ROCK
ISLAND PASSAGE-LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WASHINGTON ISLAND TO SHEBOYGAN-
323 PM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST LAKE
MICHIGAN AND THE WATERS OF GREEN BAY.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

THE PROBABILITY OF HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS FRIDAY NIGHT.

$$

MG/RDM

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
323 PM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

WIZ005-010>013-018>022-030-031-035>040-045-048>050-073-074-062030-
VILAS-ONEIDA-FOREST-FLORENCE-NORTHERN MARINETTE COUNTY-LINCOLN-
LANGLADE-MENOMINEE-NORTHERN OCONTO COUNTY-DOOR-MARATHON-SHAWANO-
WOOD-PORTAGE-WAUPACA-OUTAGAMIE-BROWN-KEWAUNEE-WAUSHARA-WINNEBAGO-
CALUMET-MANITOWOC-SOUTHERN MARINETTE COUNTY-
SOUTHERN OCONTO COUNTY-
323 PM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTH CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST
WISCONSIN.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

THE PROBABILITY OF HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

UNSEASONABLY WARM AND DRY CONDITIONS WILL RESULT IN INCREASED FIRE
DANGER ON FRIDAY.

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS FRIDAY NIGHT...BUT SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
ARE NOT ANTICIPATED.

THUNDERSTORMS ARE ALSO POSSIBLE EARLY NEXT WEEK. IT IS TOO EARLY TO
DETERMINE IF THE STORMS MIGHT BE SEVERE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

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