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HOT AIR BALLOON FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
416 PM CDT MON MAY 16 2022

MNZ060-170930-
Hennepin-
FOR THE TWIN CITIES METRO AREA
416 PM CDT Mon May 16 2022


DATE             MON 05/16/22       /
CDT        4P 5P 6P 7P 8P 9P 10 11 12 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10 11 12 1P 2P 3P

TEMP       71 70 69 67 64 61 58 56 54 53 51 50 49 48 48 48 51 54 57 59 61 62 62 62
HT INDEX   71 70 69 67 64 61                                           61 62 62 62
SFC WDIR   NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE
SFC WSPD   13 12 11 10  8  6  5  5  5  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  6  6  6  6  6  6  7
SFC WGUST  24 23 21 20 15 11  8  8  8  8  8  8  6  6  6  8  9  8  9  8  9  9 10 12

500FT WDIR NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE  E SE SE
500FT WSPD 16 16 15 13 11 10 11 11 11 13 11 10  9  9  8 10  9  7  5  4  5  5  6  7
1KFT WDIR  NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N NE NE  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
1KFT WSPD  19 19 18 17 17 16 15 15 16 17 15 13 12 11 10 10  9  7  5  6  7  8  9 10
3KFT WDIR  NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N NW NW  W  W NW NW  N  N NE SE  S  S  S
3KFT WSPD  21 20 19 18 18 16 14 11  9  9  8  7  6  6  7  4  3  3  3  4  5  6  5  5

SKY COVER  FW SC SC SC SC BK SC SC SC FW FW FW SC FW SC SC BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK
 POP6HR    |        1        |        4        |        10       |        39       

SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                    
MAY 16 2022...........SUNRISE   543 AM CDT   SUNSET   836 PM CDT     
MAY 17 2022...........SUNRISE   542 AM CDT   SUNSET   837 PM CDT     

KMSP 162102Z 1621/1724 34015G25KT P6SM FEW060 SCT250
     FM170100 01005KT P6SM SCT250
     FM171400 10007KT P6SM BKN100
     FM172000 12011KT P6SM OVC050 PROB30 1720/1724 5SM -SHRA BR
&&

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.

$$

MNZ063-170930-
Washington-
FOR EAST CENTRAL MINNESOTA
416 PM CDT Mon May 16 2022


DATE             MON 05/16/22       /
CDT        4P 5P 6P 7P 8P 9P 10 11 12 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10 11 12 1P 2P 3P

TEMP       70 69 68 66 63 59 56 54 52 50 49 47 46 45 45 46 50 53 58 60 62 63 63 64
HT INDEX   70 69 68 66 63                                           60 62 63 63 64
SFC WDIR   NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE
SFC WSPD   13 12 11 10  7  6  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  2  2  3  3  4  6  5  5  6  6  6
SFC WGUST  24 23 20 18 14 10  8  8  8  8  8  6  6  4  4  4  5  6  7  7  7  8  8  9

500FT WDIR NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
500FT WSPD 15 15 14 12 10  9 11 10 10 10 10  9  9  8  8 10  9  7  4  4  5  5  5  6
1KFT WDIR  NW NW NW NW  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
1KFT WSPD  18 18 17 16 16 15 15 15 15 16 16 12 11  9  9  9  8  6  5  5  5  6  6  7
3KFT WDIR  NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N NW NW  W  W  W  W  W NW  W  S SE SE SE
3KFT WSPD  20 20 18 17 17 15 13 11  9  8  8  7  7  8  9  8  6  5  4  4  4  5  5  5

SKY COVER  FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC BK BK BK BK BK BK BK
 POP6HR    |        1        |        2        |        7        |        30       

SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                    
MAY 16 2022...........SUNRISE   543 AM CDT   SUNSET   836 PM CDT     
MAY 17 2022...........SUNRISE   542 AM CDT   SUNSET   837 PM CDT     

KRNH 161731Z 1618/1718 32014G22KT P6SM FEW060
     FM170200 02003KT P6SM SCT200
     FM171400 10006KT P6SM BKN200
&&

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.

$$

MNZ049-170930-
Stearns-
FOR CENTRAL MINNESOTA
416 PM CDT Mon May 16 2022


DATE             MON 05/16/22       /
CDT        4P 5P 6P 7P 8P 9P 10 11 12 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10 11 12 1P 2P 3P

TEMP       67 67 66 65 62 58 55 53 51 49 48 47 45 45 45 46 49 51 54 56 59 60 60 60
HT INDEX   67 67 66 65 62                                                 60 60 60
SFC WDIR   NW NW NW  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE
SFC WSPD   13 12 11 10  8  6  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  5  5  7  8  8  9  8  8  8  8
SFC WGUST  23 23 22 20 16 11  8  8  8 10 10 10 10 10 10 11 13 13 14 14 14 14 14 16

500FT WDIR NW NW NW  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
500FT WSPD 15 14 13 11  8  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  6  6  7  7  7  7  7  8
1KFT WDIR  NW NW NW  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
1KFT WSPD  20 19 17 17 17 15 14 14 14 15 14 13 14 14 15 15 13 11  9  9  9 10 11 11
3KFT WDIR  NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N SW  S  E  E SE SE SE SE  S SE SE
3KFT WSPD  21 20 19 19 18 16 15 14 14 16 12  7  4  2  3  3  3  3  4  7 11 14 14 13

SKY COVER  SC SC SC BK BK BK SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK
 POP6HR    |        2        |        4        |        10       |        33       

SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                    
MAY 16 2022...........SUNRISE   544 AM CDT   SUNSET   842 PM CDT     
MAY 17 2022...........SUNRISE   543 AM CDT   SUNSET   843 PM CDT     

KSTC 161731Z 1618/1718 31014G22KT P6SM FEW060
     FM170200 02003KT P6SM SCT250
     FM171400 11007KT 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.

$$

WIZ028-170930-
Eau Claire-
FOR WEST CENTRAL WISCONSIN
416 PM CDT Mon May 16 2022


DATE             MON 05/16/22       /
CDT        4P 5P 6P 7P 8P 9P 10 11 12 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10 11 12 1P 2P 3P

TEMP       70 69 67 65 61 58 55 52 50 48 47 45 44 44 43 45 49 53 58 60 63 65 66 67
HT INDEX   70 69 67 65 61                                           60 63 65 66 67
SFC WDIR   NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  S SE
SFC WSPD   14 13 11 10  7  5  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  3  3  4  3  3  3  4  3
SFC WGUST  25 23 20 19 15 11  8  8  6  6  6  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  6  6  6  6  7  6

500FT WDIR NW NW NW NW  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
500FT WSPD 15 15 13 11  8  6  9  9  8  8  8  7  6  5  4  5  4  2  1  1  2  3  3  2
1KFT WDIR  NW NW NW NW  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
1KFT WSPD  21 20 19 17 16 15 16 17 15 14 14 13 10  8  6  5  4  2  1  2  3  4  4  3
3KFT WDIR  NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW  W  W  W NW NW  W  S  S  S SE
3KFT WSPD  22 21 20 18 17 15 13 13 12 11 10  8  7  8  9  9  9  7  6  6  5  4  3  3

SKY COVER  FW FW SC SC SC SC FW SC FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW SC SC SC BK BK BK BK
 POP6HR    |        0        |        1        |        2        |        15       

SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                    
MAY 16 2022...........SUNRISE   536 AM CDT   SUNSET   829 PM CDT     
MAY 17 2022...........SUNRISE   535 AM CDT   SUNSET   830 PM CDT     

KEAU 161731Z 1618/1718 32014G22KT P6SM FEW060
     FM170200 36003KT P6SM SCT200
     FM171600 10006KT P6SM BKN200=
&&

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.

$$

MNZ093-170930-
Freeborn-
FOR SOUTH CENTRAL MINNESOTA
416 PM CDT Mon May 16 2022


DATE             MON 05/16/22       /
CDT        4P 5P 6P 7P 8P 9P 10 11 12 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10 11 12 1P 2P 3P

TEMP       74 73 72 70 67 63 60 58 56 55 54 53 52 51 51 52 54 56 58 59 61 62 63 64
HT INDEX   74 73 72 70 67 63 60                                        61 62 63 64
SFC WDIR   NW NW NW  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE  E  E
SFC WSPD   14 13 12 10  8  6  6  6  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  6  6  7  8  8  8  9 11 10
SFC WGUST  25 24 20 19 16 12 10  8  8  8  6  6  8  6 10 10 11 11 10 13 13 14 19 20

500FT WDIR NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N NE NE  N NW  W  W  W SW SW SW SW  S SE SE  E  E
500FT WSPD 19 18 15 13  9  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  3  2  2  2  3  3  6  8 11 12 13
1KFT WDIR  NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  N  W NW NW  W  W SW SW  S SE SE SE  E
1KFT WSPD  24 23 21 18 17 17 17 17 16 16 13  7  4  6  4  4  4  3  4  8 13 17 19 20
3KFT WDIR  NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N SW  S  S SE
3KFT WSPD  26 25 22 20 19 18 17 16 15 17 17 17 13 14 10 12 12  9  7  8  9 10 11 13

SKY COVER  CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC BK BK BK BK OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
 POP6HR    |        2        |        27       |        41       |        60       

SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                    
MAY 16 2022...........SUNRISE   543 AM CDT   SUNSET   830 PM CDT     
MAY 17 2022...........SUNRISE   542 AM CDT   SUNSET   831 PM CDT     

KRST 161735Z 1618/1718 31018G28KT P6SM FEW070
     FM170100 35009KT P6SM SCT150
     FM171300 12007KT 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.

$$