Rangeland Fire Danger Forecast
Issued by NWS Aberdeen, SD

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RANGELAND FIRE DANGER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
400 AM CDT FRI SEP 4 2015

.DISCUSSION...
LOOKS LIKE THERE WILL BE LOTS OF HEAT AND HUMIDITY AROUND AGAIN
TODAY ON MORE SOUTHERLY WINDS. THERE WILL PROBABLY BE SOME
ISOLATED TO SCATTERED COVERAGE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
TODAY...IMPACTING CENTRAL AND SOUTH CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA
FIRST...BEFORE SPREADING NORTH AND EAST AS THE DAY WEARS ON. SOME
OF THE CONVECTIVE ACTIVITY COULD YIELD LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL.
ADDITIONALLY...SMALL CHANCES FOR PRECIPITATION EXIST TONIGHT AND
AGAIN ON SATURDAY.


SDZ015-033-050015-
DEWEY-STANLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TIMBER LAKE...FORT PIERRE
300 AM MDT FRI SEP 4 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 SATURDAY AFTERNOON...THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX
WILL REACH THE MODERATE CATEGORY.


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MNZ039-046-SDZ003>011-016>023-034>037-045-048-051-050015-
TRAVERSE-BIG STONE-CORSON-CAMPBELL-MCPHERSON-BROWN-MARSHALL-ROBERTS-
WALWORTH-EDMUNDS-DAY-POTTER-FAULK-SPINK-CLARK-CODINGTON-GRANT-HAMLIN-
DEUEL-SULLY-HUGHES-HYDE-HAND-JONES-LYMAN-BUFFALO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WHEATON...ORTONVILLE...MCLAUGHLIN...
HERREID...EUREKA...ABERDEEN...BRITTON...SISSETON...MOBRIDGE...
IPSWICH...WEBSTER...GETTYSBURG...FAULKTON...REDFIELD...CLARK...
WATERTOWN...MILBANK...CASTLEWOOD...CLEAR LAKE...ONIDA...PIERRE...
HIGHMORE...MILLER...MURDO...PRESHO...FORT THOMPSON
400 AM CDT FRI SEP 4 2015 /300 AM MDT FRI SEP 4 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 SATURDAY AFTERNOON...THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX
WILL REACH THE LOW CATEGORY TO MODERATE CATEGORY.


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