Rangeland Fire Danger Forecast
Issued by NWS Rapid City, SD

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RANGELAND FIRE DANGER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
500 AM MDT TUE AUG 19 2014

.DISCUSSION...MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES ARE EXPECTED TODAY WITH SOME
ISOLATED LATE AFTERNOON SHOWERS POSSIBLE ACROSS THE BLACK HILLS.
HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL BE IN THE UPPER 70S TO UPPER 80S. MINIMUM
RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL RANGE FROM 25 TO 40 PERCENT THIS
AFTERNOON...LOWEST VALUES ACROSS FAR SOUTHWESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA.

SDZ012-013-027-041-073-200000-
BUTTE-NORTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-SOUTHERN FOOT HILLS-FALL RIVER-
SOUTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BELLE FOURCHE...FAITH...EDGEMONT...
HOT SPRINGS...ARDMORE...OELRICHS...UNION CENTER
500 AM MDT TUE AUG 19 2014

...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 WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER
INDEX WILL REACH THE LOW CATEGORY TO MODERATE CATEGORY.


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SDZ001-002-014-025-026-030>032-042>044-046-047-049-072-074-200000-
HARDING-PERKINS-ZIEBACH-NORTHERN FOOT HILLS-RAPID CITY-
CUSTER CO PLAINS-PENNINGTON CO PLAINS-HAAKON-SHANNON-JACKSON-
BENNETT-MELLETTE-TODD-TRIPP-STURGIS/PIEDMONT FOOT HILLS-
HERMOSA FOOT HILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BUFFALO...LEMMON...BISON...DUPREE...
SPEARFISH...RAPID CITY...FOLSOM...WALL...PHILIP...PINE RIDGE...
KYLE...KADOKA...MARTIN...WHITE RIVER...MISSION...WINNER...
STURGIS...HERMOSA
500 AM MDT TUE AUG 19 2014 /600 AM CDT TUE AUG 19 2014/

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


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