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HOT AIR BALLOON FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
616 PM CDT TUE OCT 27 2020

MNZ060-281130-
Hennepin-
FOR THE TWIN CITIES METRO AREA
616 PM CDT Tue Oct 27 2020


DATE                                                                                   /
CDT        7P 8P 9P 10 11 12 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10 11 12 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P

TEMP       30 29 28 28 29 29 29 29 29 29 29 28 28 28 30 32 35 38 39 41 42 42 41 38
HT INDEX                                                                          
SFC WDIR   SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W NW NW NW NW
SFC WSPD   11 11 11 11 11 10  9  9  8  8  8  7  7  7  7  7  8  8  7  7  7  7  6  6
SFC WGUST  18 19 20 20 19 18 16 15 15 14 14 13 13 12 13 14 15 16 16 16 18 17 16 14

500FT WDIR SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW
500FT WSPD 19 19 18 19 18 15 13 12 11 10 10 11 10 11 12 13 12 12 11 10  9  9 10 11
1KFT WDIR  SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W SW SW  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
1KFT WSPD  29 30 31 32 31 30 27 25 23 21 20 20 21 23 25 25 23 20 17 15 15 16 17 18
3KFT WDIR   W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
3KFT WSPD  39 41 43 45 44 39 34 32 31 29 28 28 28 29 31 33 33 32 31 30 28 27 26 24

SKY COVER  SC BK BK BK BK SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW SC SC BK SC SC SC SC SC SC
 POP6HR    |        2        |        2        |        4        |        2        

SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                    
OCTOBER 27 2020.......SUNRISE   745 AM CDT   SUNSET   608 PM CDT     
OCTOBER 28 2020.......SUNRISE   746 AM CDT   SUNSET   606 PM CDT     

KMSP 272048Z 2721/2824 22014G23KT P6SM SCT250
     FM280300 23011KT P6SM BKN250
     FM282300 30006KT P6SM SCT045
&&

TEMP...2M TEMPERATURE. HT INDEX...HEAT INDEX IF 60 DEGREES OR HIGHER. 
SFC.....SURFACE. 500FT...500 FEET AGL. 1KFT...1000 FEET AGL. 3KFT...3000 FEET AGL. 
WDIR....WIND DIRECTION. WSPD...WIND SPEED IN KTS. WGST...WIND GUST IN KTS.
POP6HR..6-HOUR PROBABILITY OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION (0.01 INCH OR MORE).

NOTE: + is 100 PERCENT PROBABILITY 

THIS FORECAST IS NOT ROUTINELY UPDATED OR AMENDED OUTSIDE OF SCHEDULED ISSUANCES.

$$

MNZ063-281130-
Washington-
FOR EAST CENTRAL MINNESOTA
616 PM CDT Tue Oct 27 2020


DATE                                                                                   /
CDT        7P 8P 9P 10 11 12 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10 11 12 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P

TEMP       30 28 27 28 28 28 29 28 28 28 29 28 28 28 30 33 36 38 40 41 42 42 42 39
HT INDEX                                                                          
SFC WDIR   SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W NW NW NW NW
SFC WSPD   10 10  9 10 10  9  8  8  7  7  7  6  6  6  7  7  8  8  7  7  7  6  6  5
SFC WGUST  14 14 19 18 17 17 15 13 13 14 13 13 13 12 13 13 14 15 15 15 17 16 16 13

500FT WDIR SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W NW NW  W  W NW NW
500FT WSPD 17 17 16 17 17 16 14 13 12 11 11 11 10 11 12 13 13 12 11 10  9  8  8 10
1KFT WDIR  SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W SW SW SW SW  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW
1KFT WSPD  27 29 29 30 30 29 28 26 24 23 22 21 22 24 25 25 22 19 16 15 14 14 15 17
3KFT WDIR   W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
3KFT WSPD  38 40 42 44 44 42 36 33 32 30 29 28 28 29 32 34 33 32 30 29 28 27 26 24

SKY COVER  BK BK SC BK BK SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW SC BK BK SC SC SC SC BK
 POP6HR    |        2        |        2        |        4        |        3        

SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                    
OCTOBER 27 2020.......SUNRISE   745 AM CDT   SUNSET   608 PM CDT     
OCTOBER 28 2020.......SUNRISE   746 AM CDT   SUNSET   606 PM CDT     

KRNH 271739Z 2718/2818 21013G23KT P6SM SCT250
     FM280300 21013KT P6SM SCT090 BKN250 WS020/25040KT
     FM280700 22011KT P6SM BKN250
     FM281600 25007KT P6SM BKN090
&&

TEMP...2M TEMPERATURE. HT INDEX...HEAT INDEX IF 60 DEGREES OR HIGHER. 
SFC.....SURFACE. 500FT...500 FEET AGL. 1KFT...1000 FEET AGL. 3KFT...3000 FEET AGL. 
WDIR....WIND DIRECTION. WSPD...WIND SPEED IN KTS. WGST...WIND GUST IN KTS.
POP6HR..6-HOUR PROBABILITY OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION (0.01 INCH OR MORE).

NOTE: + is 100 PERCENT PROBABILITY 

THIS FORECAST IS NOT ROUTINELY UPDATED OR AMENDED OUTSIDE OF SCHEDULED ISSUANCES.

$$

MNZ049-281130-
Stearns-
FOR CENTRAL MINNESOTA
616 PM CDT Tue Oct 27 2020


DATE                                                                                   /
CDT        7P 8P 9P 10 11 12 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10 11 12 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P

TEMP       28 27 26 27 27 27 28 27 28 28 28 28 28 28 30 32 35 37 38 39 39 39 38 36
HT INDEX                                                                          
SFC WDIR   SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW
SFC WSPD   11 11 11 10 10 10  9  8  7  7  6  6  5  5  6  8  8  8  9  9  9  9  8  7
SFC WGUST  20 19 19 19 16 16 15 14 13 13 13 12 12 12 13 15 17 17 16 17 18 18 17 15

500FT WDIR SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
500FT WSPD 13 12 13 12 11 10  9  8  7  6  6  6  7  8  8  9 10 11 11 11 10  9  9  8
1KFT WDIR  SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
1KFT WSPD  30 30 28 27 26 25 25 26 25 23 21 19 20 21 21 21 21 19 18 18 17 17 16 16
3KFT WDIR   W  W  W  W  W  W NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N NW
3KFT WSPD  43 46 47 43 35 30 28 26 24 26 26 26 28 28 28 28 29 29 29 28 27 25 24 23

SKY COVER  BK BK BK SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC BK SC SC SC SC BK BK BK BK
 POP6HR    |        2        |        3        |        7        |        2        

SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                    
OCTOBER 27 2020.......SUNRISE   750 AM CDT   SUNSET   610 PM CDT     
OCTOBER 28 2020.......SUNRISE   751 AM CDT   SUNSET   608 PM CDT     

KSTC 271739Z 2718/2818 21013G24KT P6SM SCT250
     FM280000 21015G22KT P6SM BKN090 WS020/24040KT
     FM280200 21014KT P6SM BKN080 WS020/25040KT
     FM280600 23011KT P6SM BKN120
     FM281500 26007KT P6SM BKN090
     FM281700 29008KT P6SM BKN100
&&

TEMP...2M TEMPERATURE. HT INDEX...HEAT INDEX IF 60 DEGREES OR HIGHER. 
SFC.....SURFACE. 500FT...500 FEET AGL. 1KFT...1000 FEET AGL. 3KFT...3000 FEET AGL. 
WDIR....WIND DIRECTION. WSPD...WIND SPEED IN KTS. WGST...WIND GUST IN KTS.
POP6HR..6-HOUR PROBABILITY OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION (0.01 INCH OR MORE).

NOTE: + is 100 PERCENT PROBABILITY 

THIS FORECAST IS NOT ROUTINELY UPDATED OR AMENDED OUTSIDE OF SCHEDULED ISSUANCES.

$$

WIZ028-281130-
Eau Claire-
FOR WEST CENTRAL WISCONSIN
616 PM CDT Tue Oct 27 2020


DATE                                                                                   /
CDT        7P 8P 9P 10 11 12 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10 11 12 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P

TEMP       29 28 26 26 26 27 27 27 27 26 27 27 27 28 30 33 36 39 41 43 43 43 42 40
HT INDEX                                                                          
SFC WDIR   SW  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
SFC WSPD    8  8  7  8  8  9  9  8  8  7  6  5  5  5  5  6  6  6  6  7  6  6  5  4
SFC WGUST  12 11 16 16 16 18 18 17 17 16 15 14 13 14 15 15 15 15 15 15 15 15 13 13

500FT WDIR SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
500FT WSPD 13 13 12 13 14 13 12 12 11 10  9  8  7  7  9 10 11 11 11  9  7  5  5  6
1KFT WDIR  SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W NW
1KFT WSPD  22 24 25 28 29 29 29 29 28 28 28 27 25 24 22 21 21 20 19 15 12  9  9 11
3KFT WDIR   W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W NW NW NW NW
3KFT WSPD  33 37 39 40 41 42 42 40 35 30 29 29 28 27 27 28 30 33 34 33 30 27 25 22

SKY COVER  SC BK BK SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
 POP6HR    |        2        |        2        |        4        |        4        

SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                    
OCTOBER 27 2020.......SUNRISE   738 AM CDT   SUNSET   601 PM CDT     
OCTOBER 28 2020.......SUNRISE   739 AM CDT   SUNSET   559 PM CDT     

KEAU 271739Z 2718/2818 22012G18KT P6SM SCT250
     FM280300 21011KT P6SM BKN200 WS020/24040KT
     FM280900 22008KT P6SM BKN150=
&&

TEMP...2M TEMPERATURE. HT INDEX...HEAT INDEX IF 60 DEGREES OR HIGHER. 
SFC.....SURFACE. 500FT...500 FEET AGL. 1KFT...1000 FEET AGL. 3KFT...3000 FEET AGL. 
WDIR....WIND DIRECTION. WSPD...WIND SPEED IN KTS. WGST...WIND GUST IN KTS.
POP6HR..6-HOUR PROBABILITY OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION (0.01 INCH OR MORE).

NOTE: + is 100 PERCENT PROBABILITY 

THIS FORECAST IS NOT ROUTINELY UPDATED OR AMENDED OUTSIDE OF SCHEDULED ISSUANCES.

$$

MNZ093-281130-
Freeborn-
FOR SOUTH CENTRAL MINNESOTA
616 PM CDT Tue Oct 27 2020


DATE                                                                                   /
CDT        7P 8P 9P 10 11 12 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10 11 12 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P

TEMP       28 27 26 26 25 26 26 26 26 26 26 26 25 25 28 31 35 38 40 42 42 42 41 38
HT INDEX                                                                          
SFC WDIR   SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W NW NW NW
SFC WSPD   10 10 10 11 11 11 11 11 10  9  8  7  7  7  7  8  8  8  9  8  7  6  6  6
SFC WGUST  16 16 18 19 19 19 19 18 17 16 15 14 13 14 14 15 15 15 15 16 15 14 13 14

500FT WDIR SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W NW NW NW NW
500FT WSPD  9 11 13 13 14 14 14 14 13 12  9  8  7  7  8  9 10 11 12 11 10  8  7  7
1KFT WDIR  SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W NW NW NW NW
1KFT WSPD  25 30 32 33 33 33 33 34 33 31 28 27 28 28 27 26 24 22 19 16 14 12 12 13
3KFT WDIR   W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W NW NW NW  N
3KFT WSPD  34 35 36 37 37 37 36 34 30 26 23 21 20 21 23 26 27 28 29 28 27 25 23 22

SKY COVER  FW FW FW FW CL CL FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW
 POP6HR    |        0        |        1        |        2        |        4        

SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                   
OCTOBER 27 2020.......SUNRISE   740 AM CDT   SUNSET   607 PM CDT   
OCTOBER 28 2020.......SUNRISE   742 AM CDT   SUNSET   605 PM CDT   

KRST 271720Z 2718/2818 22012G20KT P6SM SKC
     FM280000 22013KT P6SM SKC
     FM281400 24011G16KT P6SM FEW070
&&

TEMP...2M TEMPERATURE. HT INDEX...HEAT INDEX IF 60 DEGREES OR HIGHER. 
SFC.....SURFACE. 500FT...500 FEET AGL. 1KFT...1000 FEET AGL. 3KFT...3000 FEET AGL. 
WDIR....WIND DIRECTION. WSPD...WIND SPEED IN KTS. WGST...WIND GUST IN KTS.
POP6HR..6-HOUR PROBABILITY OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION (0.01 INCH OR MORE).

NOTE: + is 100 PERCENT PROBABILITY 

THIS FORECAST IS NOT ROUTINELY UPDATED OR AMENDED OUTSIDE OF SCHEDULED ISSUANCES.

$$