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Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 3:42 AM CDT on May 06, 2016

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on May 06, 2016


... Red flag warning in effect from 11 am this morning to 7 PM CDT
this evening for gusty winds and low relative humidity for
northwestern into west central Minnesota...

The National Weather Service in Grand Forks has issued a red flag
warning for gusty winds and low relative humidity... which is in
effect from 11 am this morning to 7 PM CDT this evening.

* Affected area... in Minnesota... fire weather zones 001... 002...
003... 004... 005... 006... 007... 008... 009... 013... 014... 015...
016... 017... 022... 023... 024... 027... 028... 029... 030... 031...
032 and 040.

* Winds... becoming north or northwest at 15 to 25 mph with gusts
up to 35 mph.

* Timing... late morning through late afternoon.

* Relative humidity... as low as 22 percent.

* Temperatures... near 70 across far northwest Minnesota to the mid
80s in west central Minnesota.

* Impacts... any fires that develop may spread rapidly.

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.





Record Report

Statement as of 1:40 AM CDT on May 06, 2016


... Record daily maximum temperature set at Grand Forks International
Airport yesterday...

A daily record maximum temperature of 93 degrees was set at Grand
Forks International Airport yesterday. This breaks the old record of
85 degrees set in 2000.


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