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Fire-Weather Briefing

1. Past  & Current Conditions

 MesoWest: Current and Past Conditions

 Precipitation Summay (Radar Estimated)

 Lightning (requires login)

 Observed Soundings

 Upper Level Maps

 Surface Fronts/Analysis

 SPC Mesoanalysis


Satellite Images:  
 NOAA   /   College of DuPage

 KDLH   /   KMPX   /   KFGF   /   KABR   /    KARX   /    KABR   /    KFSD  


Regional Loop
Short Range Forecast


National Loop with Watches/Warnings
SPC            Products Overview

2. Forecasts

NWS National Fire Weather Page     

NWS Graphical Forecasts

Local NWS Offices: Grand Forks / Twin Cities / Duluth / La Crosse / Aberdeen / Sioux Falls

Click on area of Map to be directed to that local NWS Office

 Upper Level (10 kft) Moisture Forecast

 Surface Fronts - 7 Day Loop

 Short Range Forecast

3.  Outlooks

 Precipitation Outlooks

 8-14 Day Temp/Precip Outlook

 6-10 Day Temp/Precip Outlook

 SPC Thunderstorm Outlooks

Today (Day 1)
Day 1 outlook

Tomorrow (Day 2)
Day 2 outlook

Day 3
Day 3 outlook

 SPC Critical Fire Wx

 National Fire Potential


Today (Day 1)
Day                                    1                                    fire outlook
Tomorrow (Day 2)
Day 2 fire outlook
4.  Other Information

 Local Weather Model 

 Climate Prediction Center

 Climate Normals

 Past Weather Data

 Drought Monitor (Updated Thursdays)

 Air Quality Index for MN

 IMET Briefing Page


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