Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Western
and North Central Nebraska
National Weather Service North Platte NE
330 PM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

.DISCUSSION...

Rain and snow will move into the region tonight through Sunday
night. High temperatures will only be in the mid 30s to 40s
across southwest and north central Nebraska and the upper 40s to
low 50s across western Nebraska. Below normal temperatures
combined with precipitation chances will keep fire weather
conditions low the next few days.

NEZ204-301215-
Eastern Panhandle/Crescent Lake NWR-
230 PM MDT Sat Apr 29 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain in the
                    evening. Slight chance of snow in the late
                    evening and early morning, then chance of snow
                    late in the night.
Min temperature.....26-31.
Max humidity........92 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......400-7500 ft AGL until 0100, then 300-2700 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....North 15 to 20 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Chance of snow early in the
                    morning. Slight chance of rain late in the
                    morning, then chance of rain in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....44-49.
Min humidity........35 percent.
20-foot winds.......Breezy. North 15 to 25 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent.
Mixing height.......400-5700 ft AGL until 1300, then 5800-7100 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....North 30 to 35 mph.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....31-36.
Max humidity........85 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......200-6900 ft AGL until 0100, then 200-600 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest 15 to 20 mph.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Slight chance of rain in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....56-61.
Min humidity........34 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 10 to 20 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent.
Mixing height.......400-7200 ft AGL until 1300, then 7700-10200 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 30 mph increasing to around 40
                    mph in the afternoon.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the mid 30s.
Highs in the mid 50s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the mid
30s. Highs in the upper 50s. North winds 5 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the upper
60s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the mid
70s.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the
lower 70s.

$$

NEZ206-301215-
Sandhills/Valentine NWR/Nebraska National Forest-
330 PM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Slight chance of rain early in the
                    evening. Chance of rain in the late evening and
                    early morning. Chance of snow in the late
                    evening and overnight.
Min temperature.....31-36.
Max humidity........92 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 10 to 20 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......3200-7000 ft AGL until 0100, then 2400-3500 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast around 25 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Snow likely and chance of rain
                    in the morning, then rain and snow in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....39-44.
Min humidity........53 percent.
20-foot winds.......Breezy. North 15 to 25 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent.
Mixing height.......1500-6600 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North around 40 mph.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Snow likely and chance of rain
                    in the evening, then slight chance of snow
                    after midnight.
Min temperature.....Around 33.
Max humidity........94 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......500-6400 ft AGL until 0100, then 200-900 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....North around 25 mph becoming northwest around
                    15 mph after midnight.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Slight chance of rain in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....54-59.
Min humidity........37 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 10 to 20 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent.
Mixing height.......200-7000 ft AGL until 1300, then 3400-10300 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 20 mph increasing to around 35
                    mph in the afternoon.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
mid 30s. Highs in the upper 50s. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 30s. Highs in the lower 60s. North winds 5 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the
upper 60s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the mid
70s.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
lower 70s.

$$

NEZ208-301215-
Niobrara Valley/Fort Niobrara NWR/Samuel R McKelvie National
Forest-
330 PM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain late in
                    the evening. Chance of rain and snow after
                    midnight.
Min temperature.....30-35.
Max humidity........91 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......3700-7200 ft AGL until 0100, then 2300-3800 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast 20 to 25 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain likely and chance of snow
                    early in the morning, then chance of rain late
                    in the morning. Rain in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....41-46.
Min humidity........45 percent.
20-foot winds.......Breezy. North 15 to 25 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent.
Mixing height.......1800-6800 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North around 35 mph.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain and snow in the evening,
                    then chance of snow after midnight.
Min temperature.....Around 34.
Max humidity........97 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 10 to 20 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......700-6600 ft AGL until 0100, then 300-1400 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....North around 30 mph becoming northwest around
                    20 mph after midnight.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Chance of snow early in the
                    morning. Chance of rain in the morning. Slight
                    chance of rain in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....54-59.
Min humidity........38 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 10 to 20 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent.
Mixing height.......300-8500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 20 mph increasing to around 30
                    mph in the afternoon.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 30s. Highs around 60. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 30s. Highs in the lower 60s. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the
upper 60s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower
70s.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
lower 70s.

$$

NEZ209-301215-
Loup Rivers Basin-
330 PM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of rain in the evening. Snow
                    likely through the night. Rain likely after
                    midnight.
Min temperature.....Around 34.
Max humidity........94 percent.
20-foot winds.......Breezy. North 15 to 25 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.
Mixing height.......2000-5100 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast around 30 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain in the morning. Snow through the
                    day. Rain late in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....Around 37.
Min humidity........79 percent.
20-foot winds.......Breezy. North 15 to 25 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......900-2300 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 35 to 40 mph.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Snow likely in the evening, then
                    chance of snow after midnight.
Min temperature.....Around 33.
Max humidity........98 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 10 to 20 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......200-1400 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North around 30 mph becoming northwest around
                    20 mph after midnight.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Chance of snow early in the
                    morning. Chance of rain in the morning.
Max temperature.....51-56.
Min humidity........54 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent.
Mixing height.......200-1900 ft AGL until 1300, then 300-7200 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest 15 to 20 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Warmer. Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows
in the mid 30s. Highs in the upper 50s. Northwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 30s. Highs in the lower 60s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the
upper 60s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the lower
70s.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
lower 70s.

$$

NEZ210-301215-
Frenchman Basin-
230 PM MDT Sat Apr 29 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of rain early in the evening,
                    then rain likely in the late evening and early
                    morning. Snow likely in the late evening and
                    overnight.
Min temperature.....Around 33.
Max humidity........95 percent.
20-foot winds.......Breezy. North 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to
                    25 mph after midnight.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......400-5600 ft AGL until 0100, then 1200-2500 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....North 25 to 30 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Snow likely and chance of rain
                    in the morning, then rain likely and snow in
                    the afternoon.
Max temperature.....39-44.
Min humidity........56 percent.
20-foot winds.......Windy. North 20 to 30 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent.
Mixing height.......1200-7000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 40 to 45 mph.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
                    Chance of rain early in the evening, then
                    chance of snow and slight chance of rain late
                    in the evening.
Min temperature.....Around 32.
Max humidity........91 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......200-6900 ft AGL until 0100, then 200-300 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest 15 to 20 mph.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 59.
Min humidity........38 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 10 to 20 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent.
Mixing height.......200-6500 ft AGL until 1300, then 7200-10100 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 25 mph increasing to around 35
                    mph in the afternoon.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the mid 30s.
Highs in the upper 50s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper
30s. Highs in the lower 60s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the upper
60s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the mid
70s.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid
70s.

$$

NEZ219-301215-
Loess Plains-
330 PM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Snow likely in the evening. Rain
                    through the night. Snow after midnight.
Min temperature.....Around 34.
Max humidity........95 percent.
20-foot winds.......Breezy. North 15 to 25 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......2000-4300 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast around 30 mph increasing to north
                    around 40 mph after midnight.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Snow through the day. Rain late in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....Around 36.
Min humidity........78 percent.
20-foot winds.......Windy. North 20 to 30 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.
Mixing height.......700-2800 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 40 to 45 mph.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
                    Chance of rain early in the evening. Chance of
                    snow in the evening, then slight chance of snow
                    after midnight.
Min temperature.....Around 32.
Max humidity........95 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 10 to 20 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100-700 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest 15 to 20 mph.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....54-59.
Min humidity........48 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent.
Mixing height.......100-4300 ft AGL until 1300, then 600-9800 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 15 mph increasing to around 25
                    mph in the afternoon.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Warmer. Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the
mid 30s. Highs in the upper 50s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper
30s. Highs in the lower 60s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the
upper 60s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the mid
70s.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid
70s.

$$



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