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
409 AM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

.DISCUSSION...
LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW IS POSSIBLE LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY
NIGHT...MAINLY ACROSS SOUTHWEST AND NORTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA. RAIN
AND SNOWWATER TOTALS OF 1/4 INCH OR LESS ARE POSSIBLE IN THESE
AREAS.

FIRE DANGER WILL REMAIN LOW TO MODERATE DURING THE NEXT 7 DAYS
WITH MINIMUM AFTERNOON HUMIDITY BETWEEN 30 AND 50 PERCENT.

NEZ204-310015-
EASTERN PANHANDLE/CRESCENT LAKE NWR-
309 AM MST FRI JAN 30 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
MIN HUMIDITY........36 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-3100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....24-29.
MAX HUMIDITY........95 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-1400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....34-39.
MIN HUMIDITY........60 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......600-2800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS
AROUND 15. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 20S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...NOT AS COOL. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 14. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 17. HIGHS AROUND 30.
.THURSDAY...NOT AS COOL. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 15. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 40S.

$$

NEZ210-310015-
FRENCHMAN BASIN-
409 AM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
MIN HUMIDITY........34 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-2800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 20 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 30.
MAX HUMIDITY........95 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500-1700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 39.
MIN HUMIDITY........65 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......700-3900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...WARMER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 15. HIGHS AROUND 50.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S.
.THURSDAY...NOT AS COOL. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 18. HIGHS IN
THE MID 40S.

$$

NEZ206-310015-
SANDHILLS/VALENTINE NWR/NEBRASKA NATIONAL FOREST/
SAMUEL R MCKELVIE NATIONAL FOREST-
409 AM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
MIN HUMIDITY........32 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....25-30.
MAX HUMIDITY........96 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH UP TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-1400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW IN
                    THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....33-38.
MIN HUMIDITY........63 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......400-3300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 13.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 20S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...NOT AS COOL. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 11. HIGHS IN
THE MID 40S. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 15. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 12. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
30S.

$$

NEZ208-310015-
NIOBRARA VALLEY/FORT NIOBRARA NWR-
309 AM MST FRI JAN 30 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
MIN HUMIDITY........31 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-1600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 26.
MAX HUMIDITY........95 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 33.
MIN HUMIDITY........62 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......400-2100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF FLURRIES. LOWS
AROUND 11. HIGHS AROUND 16. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...NOT AS COOL. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 7. HIGHS AROUND
40. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COLDER. PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 10. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 8. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.

$$

NEZ219-310015-
LOESS PLAINS-
409 AM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....49-54.
MIN HUMIDITY........33 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-1900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 20 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 30.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1100-1800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 39.
MIN HUMIDITY........69 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1100-3700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 20.
HIGHS IN THE MID 20S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...NOT AS COOL. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 13. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 19. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 14. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
40S.

$$

NEZ209-310015-
LOUP RIVERS BASIN-
409 AM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
MIN HUMIDITY........35 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW
                    EARLY IN THE MORNING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 29.
MAX HUMIDITY........96 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-1200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW IN
                    THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....33-38.
MIN HUMIDITY........65 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-3600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF FLURRIES. LOWS
AROUND 15. HIGHS AROUND 19. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...NOT AS COOL. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 7. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 14. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 8. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S.

$$







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