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
404 PM CST FRI JAN 20 2017

.DISCUSSION...

A WEAK DISTURBANCE WILL PROMPT CHANCES FOR LIGHT PRECIP ACROSS
WESTERN AND NORTH CENTRAL NEB TONIGHT. THIS WILL THEN BE FOLLOWED
BY DRY CONDITIONS THAT WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE WEEKEND. THE NEXT
THREAT FOR PRECIPITATION ARRIVES LATE MONDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY
WEDNESDAY. MINIMAL FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS THE NEXT 48 HOURS.

NEZ204-211245-
EASTERN PANHANDLE/CRESCENT LAKE NWR-
304 PM MST FRI JAN 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF
                    SNOW IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....22-27.
MAX HUMIDITY........96 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....41-46.
MIN HUMIDITY........42 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-2900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....19-24.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....38-43.
MIN HUMIDITY........42 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-1700 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 400-3700 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS AROUND 18.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...COLDER. CLOUDY WITH SNOW LIKELY. PATCHY BLOWING SNOW
IN THE AFTERNOON. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S.
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PATCHY BLOWING SNOW IN THE EVENING. MOSTLY CLOUDY
WITH CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 15. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 11. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
20S.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 13. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S.

$$

NEZ206-211245-
SANDHILLS/VALENTINE NWR/NEBRASKA NATIONAL FOREST-
404 PM CST FRI JAN 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY IN
                    THE EVENING. CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE EVENING.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 29.
MAX HUMIDITY........99 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....44-49.
MIN HUMIDITY........43 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-1700 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 1300-3900 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....22-27.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....41-46.
MIN HUMIDITY........38 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......400-2000 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 1400-4100 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SNOW LIKELY AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN. PATCHY BLOWING SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. LOWS IN THE
MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PATCHY BLOWING SNOW. CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SNOW.
LOWS AROUND 18. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 14. HIGHS AROUND 30.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 15. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.

$$

NEZ208-211245-
NIOBRARA VALLEY/FORT NIOBRARA NWR/SAMUEL R MCKELVIE NATIONAL
FOREST-
404 PM CST FRI JAN 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....26-31.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 5 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....41-46.
MIN HUMIDITY........51 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-3600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 MPH.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....22-27.
MAX HUMIDITY........97 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....38-43.
MIN HUMIDITY........46 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......600-2900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...COLDER. CLOUDY WITH SNOW AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
PATCHY BLOWING SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS
IN THE MID 30S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PATCHY BLOWING SNOW. CLOUDY WITH SNOW LIKELY. LOWS
AROUND 19. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 15. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
20S.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 15. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S.

$$

NEZ209-211245-
LOUP RIVERS BASIN-
404 PM CST FRI JAN 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
                    LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG THROUGH THE
                    NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 30.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....45-50.
MIN HUMIDITY........51 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-3700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 26.
MAX HUMIDITY........99 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-1200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....42-47.
MIN HUMIDITY........41 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500-2100 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 1300-4100 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PATCHY BLOWING SNOW. CLOUDY WITH SNOW LIKELY. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS AROUND 30. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 16. HIGHS AROUND 30.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 15. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.

$$

NEZ210-211245-
FRENCHMAN BASIN-
304 PM MST FRI JAN 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....23-28.
MAX HUMIDITY........92 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....46-51.
MIN HUMIDITY........36 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-1500 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 1100-4000 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 24.
MAX HUMIDITY........98 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 47.
MIN HUMIDITY........35 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1900 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 1400-4200 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN.
PATCHY BLOWING SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PATCHY BLOWING SNOW IN THE EVENING. MOSTLY CLOUDY
WITH CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 20. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 15. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
30S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 17. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S.

$$

NEZ219-211245-
LOESS PLAINS-
404 PM CST FRI JAN 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE
                    EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 28.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 51.
MIN HUMIDITY........39 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-1500 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 1300-3800 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....23-28.
MAX HUMIDITY........99 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....46-51.
MIN HUMIDITY........33 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1700 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 1500-4300 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS AROUND 50.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN.
PATCHY BLOWING SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PATCHY BLOWING SNOW IN THE EVENING. MOSTLY CLOUDY
WITH CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 16. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
30S.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 17. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S.

$$



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