Rangeland Fire Danger Forecast
Issued by NWS Aberdeen, SD

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Rangeland Fire Danger Statement
National Weather Service Aberdeen SD
354 AM CDT Sat Jun 17 2017

.DISCUSSION...

Light showers will move across the area this morning and into the
afternoon, with the development of a few weak thunderstorms. We can
also expect gusty northwest winds through the day, but with cooler
temperatures and increased humidity.

SDZ003-015-033-172300-
Corson-Dewey-Stanley-
Including the cities of McIntosh, Isabel, and Mission Ridge
254 AM MDT Sat Jun 17 2017

...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 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 Sunday afternoon...The grassland fire danger index
will reach the moderate category.


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SDZ004>007-009>011-016>019-034>037-045-048-051-172300-
Campbell-McPherson-Brown-Marshall-Walworth-Edmunds-Day-Potter-Faulk-
Spink-Clark-Sully-Hughes-Hyde-Hand-Jones-Lyman-Buffalo-
Including the cities of Herreid, Eureka, Aberdeen, Britton,
Mobridge, Ipswich, Webster, Gettysburg, Faulkton, Redfield, Clark,
Onida, Pierre, Highmore, Miller, Murdo, Kennebec, and Fort Thompson
354 AM CDT Sat Jun 17 2017

...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 Sunday afternoon...The grassland fire danger index
will reach the low to moderate category.


$$

MNZ039-046-SDZ008-020>023-172300-
Traverse-Big Stone-Roberts-Codington-Grant-Hamlin-Deuel-
Including the cities of Wheaton, Ortonville, Sisseton, Watertown,
Milbank, Hayti, and Clear Lake
354 AM CDT Sat Jun 17 2017

...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 Sunday afternoon...The grassland fire danger index
will reach the low category.


$$

Connelly



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