RED FLAG WARNING = dangerous fire weather conditions
– until 8 PM EDT THURSDAY
– central & eastern U.P. counties; western counties are in an elevated wildfire potential watch
– due to gusty south winds (up to 40 mph) & low relative humidity (25%)
AIR QUALITY WARNING in Wisconsin & Minnesota
– until 11 PM CDT THURSDAY
– WI/MI border counties
– due to Canadian wildfires
FASTCAST 5-18-23 click here or image
Fresh rain traveling eastward across the U.P. THURSDAY NIGHT into FRIDAY will definitely help stomp out the fire possibilities & clear up the smoky air.
THURSDAY NIGHT rain showers, patchy fog overnight, temps between 40° & 50°, with gusty S winds up to 40 mph.