Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS North Platte, NE

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR WESTERN
AND NORTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
408 PM CST SUN NOV 23 2014

.DISCUSSION...

WINDY CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MONDAY ACROSS THE
DISTRICTS. IN ADDITION COLDER AIR WILL BE MOVING INTO THE AREA SO
RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL STAY ABOVE CRITICAL THRESHOLDS SO DESPITE THE
WINDS...FIRE DANGER WILL NOT BE HIGH. THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE
WEEK...NEAR TO BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES ARE FORECAST AND WHILE
THERE WILL BE PERIODIC OPPORTUNITIES FOR LIGHT PRECIPITATION...NO
SIGNIFICANT CHANCES FOR PRECIPITATION ARE ANTICIPATED.

NEZ204-241230-
EASTERN PANHANDLE/CRESCENT LAKE NWR-
308 PM MST SUN NOV 23 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN
                    THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....21-26.
MAX HUMIDITY........87 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000-4000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 30 TO 35 MPH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS LATE IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....36-41.
MIN HUMIDITY........44 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......900-4100 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 2700-7200 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN
                    THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....19-24.
MAX HUMIDITY........97 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......800-3100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....43-48.
MIN HUMIDITY........35 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......600-4700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW. LOWS
IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS
AROUND 19. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 14. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 30S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 15. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.

$$

NEZ210-241230-
FRENCHMAN BASIN-
408 PM CST SUN NOV 23 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 26.
MAX HUMIDITY........73 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......700-3700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 25 TO 30 MPH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....42-47.
MIN HUMIDITY........35 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......600-4400 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 2700-7800 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 25 TO 30 MPH.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....19-24.
MAX HUMIDITY........94 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......400-1400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
MIN HUMIDITY........26 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......400-4400 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 1900-6400 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...COLDER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 30S.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 17. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.

$$

NEZ206-241230-
SANDHILLS/VALENTINE NWR/NEBRASKA NATIONAL FOREST/
SAMUEL R MCKELVIE NATIONAL FOREST-
408 PM CST SUN NOV 23 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN
                    THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 22.
MAX HUMIDITY........87 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1400-4500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 40 MPH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....36-41.
MIN HUMIDITY........43 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500-3900 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 2200-6000 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 30 MPH.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....18-23.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000-2900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....43-48.
MIN HUMIDITY........33 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......800-5600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS AROUND 40.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS
AROUND 17. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 20. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 14. HIGHS AROUND
30.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 14. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.

$$

NEZ208-241230-
NIOBRARA VALLEY/FORT NIOBRARA NWR-
308 PM MST SUN NOV 23 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
                    UNTIL EARLY MORNING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 21.
MAX HUMIDITY........87 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2600-4400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 35 TO 40 MPH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....29-34.
MIN HUMIDITY........49 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2200-3400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 25 TO 30 MPH.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 20.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......900-2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR SNOW
                    SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 42.
MIN HUMIDITY........44 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......800-3800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 15 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW. LOWS
IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS
AROUND 14. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 18. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 10. HIGHS IN THE
MID 20S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 12. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S.

$$

NEZ219-241230-
LOESS PLAINS-
408 PM CST SUN NOV 23 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 24.
MAX HUMIDITY........79 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1100-3700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 30 MPH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 45.
MIN HUMIDITY........34 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......700-4000 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 2500-6900 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 30
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 18.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 49.
MIN HUMIDITY........28 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-4800 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 2100-7000 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 20 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 20. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...COLDER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 20. HIGHS IN THE
MID 30S.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 15. HIGHS AROUND 40.

$$

NEZ209-241230-
LOUP RIVERS BASIN-
408 PM CST SUN NOV 23 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....20-25.
MAX HUMIDITY........84 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2100-4400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 40 MPH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....34-39.
MIN HUMIDITY........40 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2100-4700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 35 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 25
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....17-22.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......700-2300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....42-47.
MIN HUMIDITY........35 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500-4400 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 1300-6400 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 15 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW.
LOWS AROUND 16. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...NOT AS COOL. PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 18. HIGHS AROUND 40. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 15. HIGHS AROUND
30.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 14. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S.

$$








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