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
502 PM CST FRI DEC 9 2016

.DISCUSSION...

COLD ARCTIC AIR WILL REMAIN IN PLACE ACROSS WESTERN AND NORTH CENTRAL
NEBRASKA OVER THE NEXT 48 HOURS.


NEZ204-101315-
EASTERN PANHANDLE/CRESCENT LAKE NWR-
402 PM MST FRI DEC 9 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
                    LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....7-12.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST UP TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......600-2100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
                    MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....34-39.
MIN HUMIDITY........55 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-1100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF FREEZING RAIN
                    UNTIL EARLY MORNING. PATCHY FREEZING DRIZZLE
                    THROUGH THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....17-22.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-1100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....29-34.
MIN HUMIDITY........62 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......700-3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 16. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS
AROUND 4. HIGHS AROUND 20. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 1. HIGHS
AROUND 17. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 1 BELOW. HIGHS AROUND 20.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 4. HIGHS
AROUND 15.

$$

NEZ206-101315-
SANDHILLS/VALENTINE NWR/NEBRASKA NATIONAL FOREST-
502 PM CST FRI DEC 9 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SNOW LATE IN THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....8-13.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000-3200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....29-34.
MIN HUMIDITY........63 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......600-1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW UNTIL
                    EARLY MORNING. PATCHY FREEZING DRIZZLE AND
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF FREEZING RAIN THROUGH THE
                    NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....16-21.
MAX HUMIDITY........99 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-1200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....27-32.
MIN HUMIDITY........61 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......900-2200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 17. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS
AROUND 5. HIGHS AROUND 20. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 3. HIGHS
AROUND 18. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 2. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 20S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 6. HIGHS
AROUND 17.

$$

NEZ208-101315-
NIOBRARA VALLEY/FORT NIOBRARA NWR/SAMUEL R MCKELVIE NATIONAL
FOREST-
502 PM CST FRI DEC 9 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....6-11.
MAX HUMIDITY........99 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1100-3200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 10 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....24-29.
MIN HUMIDITY........73 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......900-1800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW...FREEZING RAIN
                    AND PATCHY FREEZING DRIZZLE.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....14-19.
MAX HUMIDITY........96 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500-1400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....24-29.
MIN HUMIDITY........66 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......900-1600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 14. HIGHS AROUND 30.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 1. HIGHS AROUND 16.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 2. HIGHS AROUND 16.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 1. HIGHS AROUND 19.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 4. HIGHS
AROUND 14.

$$

NEZ209-101315-
LOUP RIVERS BASIN-
502 PM CST FRI DEC 9 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 13.
MAX HUMIDITY........99 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......700-3300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....26-31.
MIN HUMIDITY........64 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......800-1700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 MPH.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF FREEZING RAIN...SNOW
                    AND PATCHY FREEZING DRIZZLE.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 21.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500-1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 20 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND
                    10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF FREEZING RAIN IN
                    THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....27-32.
MIN HUMIDITY........62 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000-2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 16. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS
AROUND 5. HIGHS AROUND 19. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 5. HIGHS
AROUND 19. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 3. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 20S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 7. HIGHS
AROUND 18.

$$

NEZ210-101315-
FRENCHMAN BASIN-
402 PM MST FRI DEC 9 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FREEZING FOG LATE IN THE
                    NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 12.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500-1400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FREEZING FOG EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....36-41.
MIN HUMIDITY........52 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500-700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FREEZING DRIZZLE AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....20-25.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH UP TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
                    MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....33-38.
MIN HUMIDITY........59 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-1700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 18. HIGHS AROUND 40. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 11. HIGHS IN THE
MID 20S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 5. HIGHS
AROUND 20. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 4. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 20S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 8. HIGHS
AROUND 20.

$$

NEZ219-101315-
LOESS PLAINS-
502 PM CST FRI DEC 9 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 12.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......600-1600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FREEZING FOG EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....31-36.
MIN HUMIDITY........59 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......400-900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 21.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST UP
                    TO 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 34.
MIN HUMIDITY........59 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-1700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 16. HIGHS AROUND 40. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 9. HIGHS IN THE MID
20S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 6. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 3. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 8. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 20S.

$$


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