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(EXTRACTED FROM FXUS63 KMPX 172305)


    (For the 00Z TAFS through 00Z Saturday evening)
    Issued at 606 PM CDT Fri Aug 17 2018
    
    Periods of smoke aloft will filter over the area during the
    period, although any associated surface visibility reductions at
    sites would be minor (6SM). Stratus/fog will advect southwest from
    Lake Superior and threaten northeastern sites overnight. Have
    included only a scattered mention at KEAU/KSTC, but will continue
    to monitor. Could see IFR visibilities/BR at other sites
    overnight as well, with the exception of KMSP. After the fog burns
    off Saturday morning, VFR conditions are expected. Winds will be
    light and variable through most of the period, with the exception
    of east/southeast 5-10 knots at MN sites on Saturday afternoon.
    
    KMSP...
    No additional concerns..VFR conditions expected through the
    period.
    
    /OUTLOOK FOR KMSP/
    Sun...VFR with -TSRA/MVFR possible late. Wind S 5-10 kts.
    Mon...MVFR possible with -SHRA/TSRA, IFR possible. Wind N 5-10
    kts.
    Tue...VFR. Wind NW at 10G15 kts.