Rice Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Fire Weather Watch
Statement as of 4:06 AM CDT on April 02, 2015

... Fire Weather Watch remains in effect from 10 am CDT this
morning through this evening for dry... windy conditions for fire
weather zones 053... 060... 061... 062... 063... 069... 070... 077...
084... 085 and 093...

* affected area... fire weather zones 053... 060... 061... 062...
063... 069... 070... 077... 084... 085 and 093.

* Wind... sustained west 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph.

* Humidity... falling to 15 to 20 percent Thursday afternoon.

* 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 possible. Listen for later forecasts and possible red flag
warnings.



Jrb


Record Report
Statement as of 1:26 am CDT on April 02, 2015

... Record high temperature set at Minneapolis/St Paul MN...

A record high temperature of 84 degrees was set at Twin Cities MN
yesterday... April 1. This breaks the old record of 82 set in 1882.