Rangeland Fire Danger Forecast
Issued by NWS Sioux Falls, SD

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Rangeland Fire Danger Statement
National Weather Service Sioux Falls SD
405 AM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

A slow moving low pressure system will bring rain to the districts
mainly south of I-90 today. The heaviest rainfall will be across
northwest Iowa, and will linger through the overnight and possibly
into Thursday morning. Warmer conditions are expected on Friday
into Saturday, ahead of a second storm system that may bring
additional light precipitation to the area on Saturday night into

Lyon IA-Osceola-Dickinson-Sioux-O`Brien-Clay IA-Plymouth-Cherokee-
Buena Vista-Woodbury-Ida-Lincoln MN-Lyon MN-Murray-Cottonwood-
Davison-Hanson-McCook-Minnehaha-Charles Mix-Douglas-Hutchinson-
Turner-Lincoln SD-Bon Homme-Yankton-Clay SD-Union-
405 AM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017


The Grassland Fire Danger Index will reach the moderate
category this afternoon. Marginal weather conditions or a
moderate moisture content of grasses and other dry organic
material on the ground...indicate that there is some potential
for a fire occurrence. Do not leave outdoor fires unattended
under these conditions.

OUTLOOK FOR THURSDAY AFTERNOON...The Grassland Fire Danger Index
will reach the moderate category.


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