Rangeland Fire Danger Forecast
Issued by NWS Aberdeen, SD

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RANGELAND FIRE DANGER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
337 AM CDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.DISCUSSION...

SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL SLIDE WEST TO EAST ACROSS
THE REGION TODAY...EXITING WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA EARLY THIS
EVENING AS AN UPPER LEVEL SHORTWAVE TROUGH SHIFTS ACROSS THE
REGION. ADDITIONAL SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE
POSSIBLE OVERNIGHT ACROSS EASTERN SOUTH DAKOTA AND WESTERN
MINNESOTA...AS INCREASED MOISTURE RIDES UP ALONG A WARM FRONT.

THIS WARM FRONT WILL ALSO RESULT IN THE RETURN OF HOTTER
CONDITIONS FOR SUNDAY AND MONDAY...WITH HIGHS IN THE 80S AND 90S.
ON SUNDAY...THESE HIGH TEMPERATURES COMBINED WITH LIMITED
MOISTURE WILL RESULT IN MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES IN THE
UPPER TEENS TO AROUND 25 PERCENT WEST OF THE JAMES RIVER VALLEY.
SOUTHERLY WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO REMAIN LESS THAN 20 MPH ON SUNDAY.

SDZ033-035-045-048-272245-
STANLEY-HUGHES-JONES-LYMAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MISSION RIDGE...PIERRE...MURDO...KENNEBEC
337 AM CDT SAT AUG 27 2016 /237 AM MDT SAT AUG 27 2016/

...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 SUNDAY AFTERNOON...THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX
WILL REACH THE HIGH CATEGORY.


$$

SDZ009-015-016-034-036-037-051-272245-
WALWORTH-DEWEY-POTTER-SULLY-HYDE-HAND-BUFFALO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MOBRIDGE...ISABEL...GETTYSBURG...ONIDA...
HIGHMORE...MILLER...FORT THOMPSON
337 AM CDT SAT AUG 27 2016 /237 AM MDT SAT AUG 27 2016/

...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 SUNDAY AFTERNOON...THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX
WILL REACH THE MODERATE CATEGORY.


$$

MNZ039-046-SDZ003>008-010-011-017>023-272245-
TRAVERSE-BIG STONE-CORSON-CAMPBELL-MCPHERSON-BROWN-MARSHALL-ROBERTS-
EDMUNDS-DAY-FAULK-SPINK-CLARK-CODINGTON-GRANT-HAMLIN-DEUEL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WHEATON...ORTONVILLE...WAKPALA...HERREID...
EUREKA...ABERDEEN...BRITTON...SISSETON...IPSWICH...WEBSTER...
FAULKTON...REDFIELD...CLARK...WATERTOWN...MILBANK...HAYTI...
CLEAR LAKE
337 AM CDT SAT AUG 27 2016 /237 AM MDT SAT AUG 27 2016/

...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 SUNDAY AFTERNOON...THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX
WILL REACH THE LOW CATEGORY.


$$

KF



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