Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NE WYOMING AND WRN SOUTH DAKOTA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
341 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH FROM NOON TO 9 PM MDT SATURDAY FOR GUSTY
WINDS...A FRONTAL PASSAGE AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
259...262...263...264...297 AND 298...

.DISCUSSION...WARMER WEATHER CAN BE EXPECTED TODAY WITH A FEW
LINGERING ISOLATED SHOWERS POSSIBLE. WARM AND DRY WEATHER IS
EXPECTED ACROSS THE REGION ON SATURDAY. HIGHS WILL BE IN THE MID
70S TO AROUND 80...WITH MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES OF 15 TO
20 PERCENT. WEST WINDS WILL BE 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45
MPH. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL ALSO MOVE THROUGH THE AREA SATURDAY
EVENING. WINDS WILL SHIFT NORTHWEST BEHIND THE FRONT AND MAY GUST
IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE ALSO POSSIBLE
SATURDAY EVENING ACROSS NORTHEAST WYOMING. LIGHTNING STRIKES COULD
EASILY IGNITE GRASS FIRES GIVEN THE DRY VEGETATION IN PLACE. THE
COMBINATION OF THESE FACTORS MAY RESULT IN CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER
CONDITIONS AND HAVE DECIDED TO ISSUE A FIRE WEATHER WATCH.

OTHERWISE...MILD AND DRY CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE INTO EARLY NEXT
WEEK.

WYZ297-272230-
NORTHERN CAMPBELL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GILLETTE
341 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH FROM NOON TO 9 PM MDT SATURDAY FOR GUSTY
WINDS...A FRONTAL PASSAGE AND LOW HUMIDITY...

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 65.
MIN HUMIDITY........32 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 20 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST
                    AROUND 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5400 TO 6800 FT AGL.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 41.
MAX HUMIDITY........69-79 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100 TO 200 FT AGL.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 73.
MIN HUMIDITY........20 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDY. SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO WEST
                    15 TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO WEST
                    AROUND 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8900 TO 11200 FT AGL.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 50S.

$$

WYZ259-272230-
SOUTHERN CAMPBELL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WRIGHT
341 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH FROM NOON TO 9 PM MDT SATURDAY FOR GUSTY
WINDS...A FRONTAL PASSAGE AND LOW HUMIDITY...

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 64.
MIN HUMIDITY........30 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 20 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST
                    AROUND 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5700 TO 7200 FT AGL.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 40.
MAX HUMIDITY........69-75 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100 TO 200 FT AGL.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 72.
MIN HUMIDITY........19 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDY. SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO
                    WEST 20 TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO WEST
                    AROUND 40 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8300 TO 10400 FT AGL.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS AROUND 50.

$$

WYZ298-272230-
LOWER ELEVATIONS OF CROOK AND WESTON COUNTIES-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COLONY...MOORCROFT...NEWCASTLE...UPTON
341 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH FROM NOON TO 9 PM MDT SATURDAY FOR GUSTY
WINDS...A FRONTAL PASSAGE AND LOW HUMIDITY...

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 65.
MIN HUMIDITY........31-37 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 20 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST
                    AROUND 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5700 TO 7200 FT AGL.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 38.
MAX HUMIDITY........77-85 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST UP TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 5
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100 TO 200 FT AGL.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 74.
MIN HUMIDITY........19 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO
                    WEST 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO WEST AROUND
                    30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8600 TO 10800 FT AGL.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 60. NORTHWEST
WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S.

$$

WYZ299-272230-
WYOMING BLACK HILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SUNDANCE...FOUR CORNERS
341 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
                    AFTER 1200.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-63.
MIN HUMIDITY........38-44 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST 15
                    TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 20 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST
                    AROUND 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 TO 6900 FT AGL.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 39.
MAX HUMIDITY........74-84 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST UP TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100 TO 200 FT AGL.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-73.
MIN HUMIDITY........23 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO WEST 15 TO
                    20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO WEST AROUND
                    30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7900 TO 9900 FT AGL.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 60.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.

$$

SDZ260-272230-
NORTHERN BLACK HILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LEAD...DEADWOOD...SPEARFISH...STURGIS
341 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
                    AFTER 1200.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....55-65.
MIN HUMIDITY........38-46 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. WEST 5 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHWEST 10 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 25 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST
                    AROUND 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5900 TO 7400 FT AGL.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 39.
MAX HUMIDITY........77-87 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100 TO 200 FT AGL.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....66-76.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-26 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST UP TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO WEST
                    AROUND 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7600 TO 9500 FT AGL.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...COOLER...BREEZY. PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
25 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND
30. HIGHS AROUND 50.

$$

SDZ262-272230-
SOUTHERN BLACK HILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RAPID CITY...HILL CITY...CUSTER...
HOT SPRINGS...EDGEMONT
341 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH FROM NOON TO 9 PM MDT SATURDAY FOR GUSTY
WINDS...A FRONTAL PASSAGE AND LOW HUMIDITY...

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
                    AFTER 1200.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-67.
MIN HUMIDITY........31-41 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 20 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST
                    AROUND 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6400 TO 8000 FT AGL.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 38.
MAX HUMIDITY........72-84 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST UP TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 5
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100 TO 200 FT AGL.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-77.
MIN HUMIDITY........18-24 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST UP TO 20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO WEST
                    AROUND 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7800 TO 9800 FT AGL.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...COOLER...BREEZY. PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS
IN THE MID 50S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.

$$

SDZ261-272230-
NORTHWESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA PLAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BELLE FOURCHE...BISON...FAITH...
UNION CENTER...NEW UNDERWOOD...WASTA
341 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 1200...THEN MOSTLY SUNNY.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER 1200.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 66.
MIN HUMIDITY........33-39 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST
                    AROUND 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6100 TO 7700 FT AGL.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 35.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-100 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 15 MPH BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 5
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100 TO 200 FT AGL.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-79.
MIN HUMIDITY........19-27 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST 10 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 25 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7900 TO 9900 FT AGL.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...COOLER...WINDY. PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS AROUND 60.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S.

$$

SDZ264-272230-
BADLANDS AREA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WALL...INTERIOR...RED SHIRT...SCENIC
341 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH FROM NOON TO 9 PM MDT SATURDAY FOR GUSTY
WINDS...A FRONTAL PASSAGE AND LOW HUMIDITY...

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 1200...THEN MOSTLY SUNNY.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER 1200.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 68.
MIN HUMIDITY........33 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO
                    NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST
                    AROUND 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6400 TO 8100 FT AGL.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 36.
MAX HUMIDITY........86-92 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH BECOMING NORTHEAST
                    AROUND 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100 TO 200 FT AGL.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 79.
MIN HUMIDITY........19 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST 15
                    TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST
                    AROUND 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6800 TO 8500 FT AGL.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...COOLER...BREEZY. PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 60S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS AROUND 60.

$$

SDZ263-272230-
SOUTHWESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PINE RIDGE...ARDMORE...OELRICHS...
OGLALA
341 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH FROM NOON TO 9 PM MDT SATURDAY FOR GUSTY
WINDS...A FRONTAL PASSAGE AND LOW HUMIDITY...

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
                    AFTER 1200.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 67.
MIN HUMIDITY........32 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. WEST 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHWEST 10 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST
                    AROUND 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5900 TO 7400 FT AGL.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 36.
MAX HUMIDITY........83-91 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST UP TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH BECOMING WEST AROUND 5
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100 TO 200 FT AGL.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 78.
MIN HUMIDITY........18 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO 20
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 25
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7900 TO 9900 FT AGL.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S.

$$

SDZ266-272230-
CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA PLAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DUPREE...PHILIP
341 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
                    UNTIL 1200.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.20 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 64.
MIN HUMIDITY........34-40 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 10 TO
                    20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4800 TO 6100 FT AGL.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 33.
MAX HUMIDITY........91-99 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST UP TO 5
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100 TO 200 FT AGL.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....72-78.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-28 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO
                    SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTH
                    AROUND 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 TO 6300 FT AGL.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...COOLER...WINDY. PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS AROUND
60.

$$

SDZ265-272230-
SOUTH CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MARTIN...MISSION...WHITE RIVER...WINNER
341 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
                    UNTIL 1200. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER
                    1200.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-66.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-41 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 15 TO
                    20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4800 TO 6000 FT AGL.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....31-37.
MAX HUMIDITY........86-94 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH UP TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100 TO 200 FT AGL.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-79.
MIN HUMIDITY........19-25 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 15
                    TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 20 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5700 TO 7200 FT AGL.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...COOLER...WINDY. PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S.

$$

JC











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