DULUTH, MN (KDAL) - The area right around the Twin Ports has had below normal precipitation this month and the fire danger is increasing in the region. The latest drought monitor shows a moderate drought now at the head of the lakes. Meanwhile, further north, precipitation this month was above normal. This week about 81 percent of Minnesota is considered dry, up from 32 percent a week ago. There is a chance of showers and thunderstorms this weekend with more hot and humid weather on Sunday and Monday.