Rangeland Fire Danger Forecast
Issued by NWS Aberdeen, SD

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RANGELAND FIRE DANGER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
327 AM CDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.DISCUSSION...

LOW PRESSURE MOVING OUT OF MONTANA WILL MAINTAIN HOT AND HUMID
CONDITIONS ACROSS THE REGION TODAY. THIS SYSTEM WILL PUSH A FRONT
ACROSS THE AREA OVERNIGHT AND INTO EARLY MONDAY. WHILE THE CHANCE
FOR MOISTURE IS LOW...THERE WILL BE A BRIEF REPRIEVE FROM THE
HUMIDITY AS HIGH PRESSURE MOVES OVERHEAD MONDAY.

SDZ015-033-310030-
DEWEY-STANLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TIMBER LAKE...FORT PIERRE
227 AM MDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER...

THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL REACH THE VERY HIGH
CATEGORY THIS AFTERNOON. VERY POOR WEATHER CONDITIONS OR A
VERY LOW MOISTURE CONTENT OF GRASSES...AND OTHER DRY
ORGANIC MATERIAL ON THE GROUND...INDICATE THAT DANGEROUS
BURNING CONDITIONS EXIST. FIRES WILL SPREAD RAPIDLY AND
SHOW ERRATIC BEHAVIOR. OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

THE OUTLOOK FOR MONDAY AFTERNOON...THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX
WILL REACH THE MODERATE CATEGORY.


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SDZ003-034-035-045-048-310030-
CORSON-SULLY-HUGHES-JONES-LYMAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MCLAUGHLIN...ONIDA...PIERRE...MURDO...
PRESHO
327 AM CDT SUN AUG 30 2015 /227 AM MDT SUN AUG 30 2015/

...HIGH FIRE DANGER...

THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL REACH THE HIGH CATEGORY
THIS AFTERNOON. UNFAVORABLE WEATHER CONDITIONS OR A LOW
MOISTURE CONTENT OF GRASSES...AND OTHER DRY ORGANIC MATERIAL
ON THE GROUND...INDICATE THAT THERE IS A MODERATE TO HIGH
POTENTIAL FOR A FIRE OCCURRENCE. OUTDOOR BURNING SHOULD BE
RESTRICTED TO EARLY MORNING OR EVENING HOURS WHEN WIND SPEEDS
ARE USUALLY LOWER AND THE RELATIVE HUMIDITY IS HIGHER.

THE OUTLOOK FOR MONDAY AFTERNOON...THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX
WILL REACH THE MODERATE CATEGORY.


$$

SDZ004-009-016-036-051-310030-
CAMPBELL-WALWORTH-POTTER-HYDE-BUFFALO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HERREID...MOBRIDGE...GETTYSBURG...
HIGHMORE...FORT THOMPSON
327 AM CDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...MODERATE FIRE DANGER...

THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL REACH THE MODERATE
CATEGORY THIS AFTERNOON. MARGINAL WEATHER CONDITIONS OR A
LOWERING MOISTURE CONTENT OF GRASSES...AND OTHER DRY ORGANIC
MATERIAL ON THE GROUND...INDICATE THAT THERE IS SOME POTENTIAL
FOR A FIRE OCCURRENCE. DO NOT LEAVE OUTDOOR FIRES UNATTENDED
UNDER THESE CONDITIONS.

THE OUTLOOK FOR MONDAY AFTERNOON...THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX
WILL REACH THE LOW CATEGORY.


$$

MNZ039-046-SDZ005>008-010-011-017>023-037-310030-
TRAVERSE-BIG STONE-MCPHERSON-BROWN-MARSHALL-ROBERTS-EDMUNDS-DAY-
FAULK-SPINK-CLARK-CODINGTON-GRANT-HAMLIN-DEUEL-HAND-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WHEATON...ORTONVILLE...EUREKA...ABERDEEN...
BRITTON...SISSETON...IPSWICH...WEBSTER...FAULKTON...REDFIELD...
CLARK...WATERTOWN...MILBANK...CASTLEWOOD...CLEAR LAKE...MILLER
327 AM CDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...LOW FIRE DANGER...

THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL REACH THE LOW CATEGORY
THIS AFTERNOON. FAVORABLE WEATHER CONDITIONS OR A HIGH MOISTURE
CONTENT OF GRASSES...AND OTHER DRY ORGANIC MATERIAL ON THE
GROUND...INDICATE THAT THE PROBABILITY OF A FIRE OCCURRENCE IS
LOW. OUTDOOR BURNING UNDER THESE CONDITIONS CAN USUALLY BE
PERFORMED WITH REASONABLE SAFETY PRECAUTIONS.

THE OUTLOOK FOR MONDAY AFTERNOON...THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX
WILL REACH THE LOW CATEGORY.


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