Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NE WYOMING AND WRN SOUTH DAKOTA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
445 AM MDT THU APR 24 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING FROM NOON MDT /100 PM CDT/ TODAY TO
   600 PM MDT /700 PM CDT/ THIS EVENING FOR LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY
   AND GUSTY WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS FOR SOUTH DAKOTA FIRE
   WEATHER ZONE 265...

.DISCUSSION...A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM TO THE NORTH OF THE AREA WILL
BRING GUSTY WINDS AND DRY AIR TO THE AREA TODAY. WEST TO NORTHWEST
WINDS OF 15 TO 30 MPH...WITH HIGHER GUSTS...CAN BE EXPECTED FROM
NORTHWEST INTO SOUTH CENTRAL SD. THE DRY AIR AND MILD TEMPERATURES
WILL ALLOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES TO DROP TO NEAR 15 PERCENT ACROSS
SOUTH CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA...WITH MINIMUM VALUES RANGING FROM
AROUND 20 PERCENT TO 25 PERCENT ELSEWHERE. THE COMBINATION OF WIND
AND LOW HUMIDITY WILL LIKELY RESULT IN A PERIOD OF CRITICAL FIRE
WEATHER CONDITIONS DURING THE AFTERNOON OVER SOUTH DAKOTA FIRE
ZONE 265. THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL BE IN THE EXTREME
CATEGORY ACROSS MOST OF THE WESTERN AND SOUTH CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA
PLAINS. CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE BY EARLY EVENING.

DRY AND MILD WEATHER WILL CONTINUE INTO FRIDAY. A LARGE STORM SYSTEM
WILL MOVE INTO THE REGION OVER THE WEEKEND...BRINGING WET AND COOLER
WEATHER...ALONG WITH WINDY CONDITIONS AT TIMES. MUCH OF THE AREA WILL
LIKELY SEE BENEFICIAL AMOUNTS OF PRECIPITATION...MOSTLY RAINFALL...
FROM LATE SATURDAY INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.

WYZ297-242345-
NORTHERN CAMPBELL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GILLETTE
445 AM MDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 59.
MIN HUMIDITY........26 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 20 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 TO 6300 FT AGL.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 2400...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 36.
MAX HUMIDITY........81 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST UP TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 15 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 5 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 TO 300 FT AGL.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 65.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-33 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST UP TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTH
                    AROUND 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5900 TO 7400 FT AGL.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER...BREEZY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY...WINDY. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.

$$

WYZ259-242345-
SOUTHERN CAMPBELL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WRIGHT
445 AM MDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 59.
MIN HUMIDITY........23 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5700 TO 7200 FT AGL.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 34.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-92 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST UP TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 15 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 5 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 TO 300 FT AGL.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 66.
MIN HUMIDITY........27 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH UP TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTH
                    AROUND 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6300 TO 7900 FT AGL.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER...BREEZY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY...WINDY. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.

$$

WYZ298-242345-
LOWER ELEVATIONS OF CROOK AND WESTON COUNTIES-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COLONY...MOORCROFT...NEWCASTLE...UPTON
445 AM MDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 60.
MIN HUMIDITY........21-27 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6400 TO 8100 FT AGL.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 36.
MAX HUMIDITY........78-85 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST UP TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH BECOMING WEST AROUND 5
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 TO 300 FT AGL.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 66.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-31 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST UP TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTH AROUND
                    20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5700 TO 7200 FT AGL.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
AROUND 40. HIGHS AROUND 50. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...BREEZY. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.

$$

WYZ299-242345-
WYOMING BLACK HILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SUNDANCE...FOUR CORNERS
445 AM MDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 57.
MIN HUMIDITY........27 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. WEST 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO
                    25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5400 TO 6800 FT AGL.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 2400...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....33-39.
MAX HUMIDITY........66-76 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST UP TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 TO 300 FT AGL.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 62.
MIN HUMIDITY........31 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST UP TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTH AROUND
                    20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4300 TO 5400 FT AGL.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.MONDAY...BREEZY. CLOUDY WITH SNOW SHOWERS AND SHOWERS LIKELY.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS
15 TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.

$$

SDZ260-242345-
NORTHERN BLACK HILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LEAD...DEADWOOD...SPEARFISH...STURGIS
445 AM MDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....54-62.
MIN HUMIDITY........26 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. WEST 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6100 TO 7700 FT AGL.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....33-41.
MAX HUMIDITY........65-75 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST UP TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 TO 300 FT AGL.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....59-67.
MIN HUMIDITY........31 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST 5 TO
                    15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4400 TO 5600 FT AGL.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 50. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...BREEZY. CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS
15 TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS AROUND
30. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.

$$

SDZ262-242345-
SOUTHERN BLACK HILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RAPID CITY...HILL CITY...CUSTER...
HOT SPRINGS...EDGEMONT
445 AM MDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....54-64.
MIN HUMIDITY........19-25 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7000 TO 8800 FT AGL.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....33-41.
MAX HUMIDITY........65-76 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST UP TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 15 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND 5
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100 TO 200 FT AGL.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....59-69.
MIN HUMIDITY........28 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST UP TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4400 TO 5500 FT AGL.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH.
.MONDAY...BREEZY. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
AROUND 30. HIGHS AROUND 50.

$$

SDZ261-242345-
NORTHWESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA PLAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BELLE FOURCHE...BISON...FAITH...
UNION CENTER...NEW UNDERWOOD...WASTA
445 AM MDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 62.
MIN HUMIDITY........23 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDY. WEST 10 TO 20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 25 TO 30 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6100 TO 7700 FT AGL.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 37.
MAX HUMIDITY........71-77 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 TO 300 FT AGL.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 67.
MIN HUMIDITY........28 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 5
                    TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 TO 6300 FT AGL.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...BREEZY. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
EAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER...BREEZY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
EAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY...BREEZY. SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.

$$

SDZ264-242345-
BADLANDS AREA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WALL...INTERIOR...RED SHIRT...SCENIC
445 AM MDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 66.
MIN HUMIDITY........21 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. WEST 5 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHWEST 10 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7200 TO 9000 FT AGL.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 38.
MAX HUMIDITY........69-75 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST UP TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 TO 300 FT AGL.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 71.
MIN HUMIDITY........25 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4800 TO 6100 FT AGL.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.
EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER...BREEZY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY...BREEZY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.

$$

SDZ263-242345-
SOUTHWESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PINE RIDGE...ARDMORE...OELRICHS...
OGLALA
445 AM MDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 66.
MIN HUMIDITY........19 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6400 TO 8100 FT AGL.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 37.
MAX HUMIDITY........72-82 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST UP TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100 TO 200 FT AGL.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 71.
MIN HUMIDITY........24 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST UP TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST
                    AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5200 TO 6600 FT AGL.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 70. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH.
.MONDAY...BREEZY. CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS
15 TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 50.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.

$$

SDZ266-242345-
CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA PLAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DUPREE...PHILIP
445 AM MDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 64.
MIN HUMIDITY........20 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDY. NORTHWEST 15 TO 30 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 30 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6100 TO 7700 FT AGL.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 38.
MAX HUMIDITY........74 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 5
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 TO 300 FT AGL.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 69.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-29 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 TO 6300 FT AGL.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...BREEZY. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. EAST
WINDS 10 TO 25 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER...BREEZY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. EAST
WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY...BREEZY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.

$$

SDZ265-242345-
SOUTH CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MARTIN...MISSION...WHITE RIVER...WINNER
445 AM MDT THU APR 24 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING FROM NOON MDT /100 PM CDT/ TODAY TO
   600 PM MDT /700 PM CDT/ THIS EVENING FOR LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND
   GUSTY WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS...

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 67.
MIN HUMIDITY........15-18 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. WEST-NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH...INCREASING
                    TO 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPG IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 25 TO 30 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6400 TO 8100 FT AGL.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 40.
MAX HUMIDITY........64-72 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH UP TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 5
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 TO 300 FT AGL.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 73.
MIN HUMIDITY........22 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 TO 6300 FT AGL.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...BREEZY. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
EAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY...COOLER...BREEZY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.

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