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
307 PM CDT THU APR 28 2016

.DISCUSSION...TEMPERATURES WILL BE WELL BELOW NORMAL WITH HIGHS IN
THE 40S AND 50S THROUGH THE WEEKEND. RAIN CHANCES WILL CONTINUE
THROUGH SUNDAY KEEPING FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS LOW.

NEZ204-291215-
EASTERN PANHANDLE/CRESCENT LAKE NWR-
207 PM MDT THU APR 28 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL EARLY
                    MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE IN THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....31-36.
MAX HUMIDITY........99 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500-5600 FT AGL UNTIL 0100...THEN 1800-3200 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 10 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....42-47.
MIN HUMIDITY........69 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1700-4100 FT AGL UNTIL 1300...THEN 3900-5700 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 15 TO 20 MPH.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN OR SNOW.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 34.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1600-4800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 15 TO 20 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN OR SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN
                    OR SNOW LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 40.
MIN HUMIDITY........76 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1600-4700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 25 TO 30 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN OR SNOW LIKELY. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S.

$$

NEZ206-291215-
SANDHILLS/VALENTINE NWR/NEBRASKA NATIONAL FOREST-
307 PM CDT THU APR 28 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....33-38.
MAX HUMIDITY........99 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2400-5700 FT AGL UNTIL 0100...THEN 1700-2700 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 10 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL LATE
                    AFTERNOON...THEN SHOWERS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....43-48.
MIN HUMIDITY........68 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1700-4800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 20
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN THROUGH THE NIGHT. SNOW EARLY IN
                    THE MORNING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....34-39.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......900-3900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 20 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SNOW IN THE MORNING. RAIN THROUGH THE
                    DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 42.
MIN HUMIDITY........75 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......900-3300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 25 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS
AROUND 50. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS AROUND
70.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S.

$$

NEZ208-291215-
NIOBRARA VALLEY/FORT NIOBRARA NWR/SAMUEL R MCKELVIE NATIONAL
FOREST-
307 PM CDT THU APR 28 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE
                    EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....33-38.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500-4100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL LATE
                    AFTERNOON...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....46-51.
MIN HUMIDITY........68 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2400-5600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-41.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1700-4100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 20 TO 25 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SNOW IN THE MORNING. RAIN THROUGH THE
                    DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....43-48.
MIN HUMIDITY........74 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1700-3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 25 TO 30 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S.

$$

NEZ209-291215-
LOUP RIVERS BASIN-
307 PM CDT THU APR 28 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE
                    NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 37.
MAX HUMIDITY........95 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000-4700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....46-51.
MIN HUMIDITY........66 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500-4300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO EAST
                    AROUND 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-41.
MAX HUMIDITY........99 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1600-3500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 25 TO 30 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....40-45.
MIN HUMIDITY........73 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 15 TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1600-3200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 25 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS AROUND 70.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S.

$$

NEZ210-291215-
FRENCHMAN BASIN-
207 PM MDT THU APR 28 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE
                    EVENING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 37.
MAX HUMIDITY........99 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1200-4800 FT AGL UNTIL 0100...THEN 500-2700 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 15 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 44.
MIN HUMIDITY........71 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2300-4000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 20 TO 25 MPH.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN THROUGH THE NIGHT. SNOW AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 35.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000-3100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 15 TO 20 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY IN THE MORNING. RAIN LIKELY
                    THROUGH THE DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 42.
MIN HUMIDITY........71 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000-3800 FT AGL UNTIL 1300...THEN 3000-4800 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 25 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S.

$$

NEZ219-291215-
LOESS PLAINS-
307 PM CDT THU APR 28 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY LATE IN THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-40.
MAX HUMIDITY........96 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500-3800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 15 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 46.
MIN HUMIDITY........69 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1400-3500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 25
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....34-39.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000-3200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 20 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 42.
MIN HUMIDITY........69 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000-2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 25 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS
AROUND 50. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S.

$$



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