Rangeland Fire Danger Forecast
Issued by NWS Aberdeen, SD

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Rangeland Fire Danger Statement
National Weather Service Aberdeen SD
411 AM CDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.DISCUSSION...

Cooler temperatures will move into the region today and persist
through the weekend. Although, breezy and gusty northwest winds can
be expected today and Saturday, along with fairly low RH values. Min
RH today is forecast to bottom out in the 20s across central South
Dakota, with 30s and 40s expected further east. On Saturday, similar
readings are forecast across the region.

SDZ003-004-009-015-016-033>035-045-048-232315-
Corson-Campbell-Walworth-Dewey-Potter-Stanley-Sully-Hughes-Jones-
Lyman-
Including the cities of McIntosh, Herreid, Mobridge, Isabel,
Gettysburg, Mission Ridge, Onida, Pierre, Murdo, and Kennebec
411 AM CDT Fri Jun 23 2017 /311 AM MDT Fri Jun 23 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 Saturday afternoon...The grassland fire danger index
will reach the high category.


$$

SDZ005>007-010-011-017>019-036-037-051-232315-
McPherson-Brown-Marshall-Edmunds-Day-Faulk-Spink-Clark-Hyde-Hand-
Buffalo-
Including the cities of Eureka, Aberdeen, Britton, Ipswich, Webster,
Faulkton, Redfield, Clark, Highmore, Miller, and Fort Thompson
411 AM CDT Fri Jun 23 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 Saturday afternoon...The grassland fire danger index
will reach the low to moderate category.


$$

MNZ039-046-SDZ008-020>023-232315-
Traverse-Big Stone-Roberts-Codington-Grant-Hamlin-Deuel-
Including the cities of Wheaton, Ortonville, Sisseton, Watertown,
Milbank, Hayti, and Clear Lake
411 AM CDT Fri Jun 23 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 Saturday afternoon...The grassland fire danger index
will reach the low category.


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TMT


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