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
423 AM CDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Surface high pressure over western Nebraska today and tomorrow with winds
becoming southerly. Highs in the 80s and lows in the 50s.

NEZ204-230015-
Eastern Panhandle/Crescent Lake NWR-
323 AM MDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....79-84.
Min humidity........27 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......200-5100 ft AGL until 1300, then 5500-8300 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 5 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....54-59.
Max humidity........81 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......200-8400 ft AGL until 0100, then 300-900 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 10 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....84-89.
Min humidity........30 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.
Mixing height.......400-4700 ft AGL until 1300, then 4800-11100 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....South 10 to 15 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 80s. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 80s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 80s. Northeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid 80s.

$$

NEZ206-230015-
Sandhills/Valentine NWR/Nebraska National Forest-
423 AM CDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....78-83.
Min humidity........30 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast up to 5 mph shifting to the southeast
                    in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.
Mixing height.......200-4600 ft AGL until 1300, then 5100-8000 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....North around 5 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....53-58.
Max humidity........84 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......200-8100 ft AGL until 0100, then 200-600 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....South 5 to 10 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....82-87.
Min humidity........35 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.
Mixing height.......300-4800 ft AGL until 1300, then 5100-8800 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....South 15 to 20 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 80s. Southeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows
around 60. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 80s. North winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.

$$

NEZ208-230015-
Niobrara Valley/Fort Niobrara NWR/Samuel R McKelvie National
Forest-
423 AM CDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....78-83.
Min humidity........30 percent.
20-foot winds.......North up to 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......100-5200 ft AGL until 1300, then 5200-8300 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....Around 55.
Max humidity........88 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......200-8500 ft AGL until 0100, then 200-500 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....82-87.
Min humidity........35 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.
Mixing height.......200-4600 ft AGL until 1300, then 2600-9400 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 15 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows around 60. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 80s. North winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs around 80.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs around 80.

$$

NEZ209-230015-
Loup Rivers Basin-
423 AM CDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....76-81.
Min humidity........35 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......200-4600 ft AGL until 1300, then 4900-7200 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....North 10 to 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....Around 53.
Max humidity........90 percent.
20-foot winds.......South up to 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100-6900 ft AGL until 0100, then 100-300 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....79-84.
Min humidity........36 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.
Mixing height.......100-4600 ft AGL until 1300, then 2000-7900 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....South 10 to 15 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs around 80. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows around 60. Highs around 80. South winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 80s. Southeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs around 80.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs around 80.

$$

NEZ210-230015-
Frenchman Basin-
323 AM MDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 83.
Min humidity........30 percent.
20-foot winds.......East around 5 mph shifting to the southeast in
                    the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......200-4500 ft AGL until 1300, then 5400-7700 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....North around 5 mph shifting to the east in the
                    afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....Around 55.
Max humidity........81 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100-7300 ft AGL until 0100, then 200-400 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 10 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 86.
Min humidity........34 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.
Mixing height.......300-4600 ft AGL until 1300, then 5300-6800 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 20 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 80s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows
around 60. Highs in the mid 80s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the mid 80s. East winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 80s.

$$

NEZ219-230015-
Loess Plains-
423 AM CDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 82.
Min humidity........30 percent.
20-foot winds.......East around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.
Mixing height.......200-4600 ft AGL until 1300, then 5400-7900 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast 5 to 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....Around 54.
Max humidity........85 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100-7800 ft AGL until 0100, then 100-300 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 84.
Min humidity........32 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.
Mixing height.......200-4700 ft AGL until 1300, then 5600-7400 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....South 15 to 20 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 80s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows
in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. East winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows around 60. Highs in the lower 80s.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 80s.

$$



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