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
303 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

.DISCUSSION...
1/4 to 1 inch of rainfall is expected during the next 7 days.
Highest amounts are expected across Southern and Western Nebraska.

Minimum afternoon humidity is expected to remain above 35 percent
during the next 7 days. Two storm systems are expected to impact
Western and North Central Nebraska.

NEZ204-301230-
Eastern Panhandle/Crescent Lake NWR-
203 PM MDT Wed Mar 29 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
                    Areas of fog after midnight.
Min temperature.....28-33.
Max humidity........100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......300-6200 ft AGL until 0100, then 200-500 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast 5 to 10 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Areas of fog in the morning.
Max temperature.....57-62.
Min humidity........32 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.
Mixing height.......200-2700 ft AGL until 1300, then 1100-5400 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 5 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain after
                    midnight.
Min temperature.....Around 35.
Max humidity........100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......1300-3200 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 15 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of snow in the morning. Chance
                    of rain through the day.
Max temperature.....Around 47.
Min humidity........58 percent.
20-foot winds.......East 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.
Mixing height.......1600-3300 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....East around 15 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Cloudy with rain likely and chance of snow. Lows in
the lower 30s. Highs in the upper 40s. Northeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Lows in the lower
30s. Highs in the upper 50s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows in the mid 30s.
Highs in the lower 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows in the upper 30s.
Highs in the mid 50s.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain and snow likely. Lows in the
lower 30s. Highs in the mid 50s.

$$

NEZ206-301230-
Sandhills/Valentine NWR/Nebraska National Forest-
303 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog after midnight.
Min temperature.....29-34.
Max humidity........100 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......1100-4800 ft AGL until 0100, then 1000-2400 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast 10 to 15 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Areas of fog early in the
                    morning.
Max temperature.....51-56.
Min humidity........39 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.
Mixing height.......1000-3500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast 5 to 10 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Min temperature.....Around 34.
Max humidity........100 percent.
20-foot winds.......East 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......1900-3000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....East 10 to 15 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow early in
                    the morning. Slight chance of rain in the late
                    morning and afternoon.
Max temperature.....46-51.
Min humidity........52 percent.
20-foot winds.......East 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.
Mixing height.......1800-3500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....East around 15 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Cloudy with rain likely and chance of snow. Lows in
the mid 30s. Highs around 50. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain and slight chance of
snow. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the upper 50s. Southwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Lows in the upper
30s. Highs in the lower 60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain. Lows in the upper
30s. Highs in the upper 50s.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain and snow likely. Lows in the mid
30s. Highs in the mid 50s.

$$

NEZ208-301230-
Niobrara Valley/Fort Niobrara NWR/Samuel R McKelvie National
Forest-
303 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog after midnight.
Min temperature.....31-36.
Max humidity........100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......2100-5300 ft AGL until 0100, then 1700-2500 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast 10 to 15 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Areas of fog early in the
                    morning.
Max temperature.....51-56.
Min humidity........42 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.
Mixing height.......1700-4000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....East around 10 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Min temperature.....Around 35.
Max humidity........100 percent.
20-foot winds.......East 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......2000-4000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....East around 15 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Max temperature.....49-54.
Min humidity........48 percent.
20-foot winds.......East 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......1900-5100 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....East around 10 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain. Lows in the mid
30s. Highs in the mid 50s. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows in the mid 30s.
Highs around 60. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows in the upper 30s.
Highs in the lower 60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows around 40. Highs
in the upper 50s.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain and snow likely. Lows in the
upper 30s. Highs in the mid 50s.

$$

NEZ209-301230-
Loup Rivers Basin-
303 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers in the
                    evening. Slight chance of showers after
                    midnight.
Min temperature.....32-37.
Max humidity........100 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......1800-2800 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast around 20 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....48-53.
Min humidity........54 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.
Mixing height.......1700-3400 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast 10 to 15 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Min temperature.....Around 34.
Max humidity........100 percent.
20-foot winds.......East 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......1700-3200 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....East around 10 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Max temperature.....48-53.
Min humidity........51 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......1600-4500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....East around 15 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely and chance of snow.
Lows in the mid 30s. Highs around 50. Northeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain likely and chance of snow. Lows in
the mid 30s. Highs in the upper 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the
lower 60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain. Lows around 40.
Highs in the upper 50s.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain likely. Lows in the upper 30s.
Highs in the mid 50s.

$$

NEZ210-301230-
Frenchman Basin-
203 PM MDT Wed Mar 29 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
                    Slight chance of showers in the evening. Areas
                    of fog late in the night.
Min temperature.....Around 33.
Max humidity........100 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......300-5200 ft AGL until 0100, then 300-1700 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....North 10 to 15 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Areas of fog in the morning.
Max temperature.....56-61.
Min humidity........34 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5 to 10 mph shifting to the northeast in
                    the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.
Mixing height.......600-3000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast 5 to 10 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
Min temperature.....Around 34.
Max humidity........100 percent.
20-foot winds.......East 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......900-2600 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....East 10 to 15 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of rain in the morning, then
                    slight chance of rain in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....Around 49.
Min humidity........58 percent.
20-foot winds.......East 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.
Mixing height.......1800-2800 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....East around 15 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Rain and snow. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the mid
40s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Warmer. Mostly cloudy. Rain likely and chance of snow.
Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the upper 50s. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower
60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows in the upper 30s.
Highs in the upper 50s.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely and chance of snow.
Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the upper 50s.

$$

NEZ219-301230-
Loess Plains-
303 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers in the
                    evening.
Min temperature.....Around 34.
Max humidity........100 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......1700-3300 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 20 to 25 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....53-58.
Min humidity........42 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.
Mixing height.......1600-3400 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North around 15 mph becoming northeast around 5
                    mph in the afternoon.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
Min temperature.....Around 35.
Max humidity........100 percent.
20-foot winds.......East around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......1800-3000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....East around 10 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow early in
                    the morning. Slight chance of rain in the
                    morning.
Max temperature.....48-53.
Min humidity........54 percent.
20-foot winds.......East 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.
Mixing height.......1800-3200 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....East around 15 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Rain and snow. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the
upper 40s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain likely and chance of snow. Lows in
the mid 30s. Highs in the upper 50s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower
60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows in the upper 30s.
Highs in the lower 60s.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows in the upper
30s. Highs in the upper 50s.

$$



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