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
434 AM CST MON DEC 5 2016

.DISCUSSION...

AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL TRACK THROUGH WESTERN AND NORTH CENTRAL
NEBRASKA TONIGHT. AFTER HIGHS IN THE 40S AND LOWER 50S
MONDAY...HIGHS WILL STRUGGLE TO REACH THE FREEZING MARK THROUGH
THE END OF THE WEEK. NORTHWESTERLY WINDS OF 10 TO 20 MPH ARE
LIKELY WITH PASSAGE OF THE FRONT AND WILL DIMINISH TO 10 TO 15 MPH
ON TUESDAY.


NEZ204-060030-
EASTERN PANHANDLE/CRESCENT LAKE NWR-
334 AM MST MON DEC 5 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....40-45.
MIN HUMIDITY........38 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST 15
                    TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......800-4500 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 3500-7700 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST
                    AROUND 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....7-12.
MAX HUMIDITY........98 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2600-4900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 30 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....25-30.
MIN HUMIDITY........35 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2200-6400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 15
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS
AROUND 3. HIGHS AROUND 16. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 4 BELOW. HIGHS AROUND 16.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...NOT AS COLD. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 3. HIGHS AROUND
30. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 18.
HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 17. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S.

$$

NEZ206-060030-
SANDHILLS/VALENTINE NWR/NEBRASKA NATIONAL FOREST-
434 AM CST MON DEC 5 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....45-50.
MIN HUMIDITY........36 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST 10
                    TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......800-3200 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 2900-5200 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST
                    AROUND 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....9-14.
MAX HUMIDITY........89 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2600-4500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 30 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....27-32.
MIN HUMIDITY........36 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3400-6200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 30 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 20
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...MUCH COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SNOW. LOWS AROUND 5. HIGHS AROUND 17. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 1 BELOW. HIGHS AROUND 16.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...NOT AS COLD. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 5. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 20S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 18. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 19. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S.

$$

NEZ208-060030-
NIOBRARA VALLEY/FORT NIOBRARA NWR/SAMUEL R MCKELVIE NATIONAL
FOREST-
434 AM CST MON DEC 5 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....38-43.
MIN HUMIDITY........52 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......900-4400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST
                    AROUND 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....10-15.
MAX HUMIDITY........93 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500-3700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 30 TO 35 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....23-28.
MIN HUMIDITY........44 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2800-5600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 30 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 4. HIGHS AROUND
15. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR ZERO. HIGHS AROUND 14.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 4. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S.
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 17.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 17. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.

$$

NEZ209-060030-
LOUP RIVERS BASIN-
434 AM CST MON DEC 5 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....46-51.
MIN HUMIDITY........36 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST
                    10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......800-2200 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 1700-5700 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....12-17.
MAX HUMIDITY........84 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2900-4300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 30 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....27-32.
MIN HUMIDITY........32 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2300-6100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 25 TO 30 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW.
LOWS AROUND 8. HIGHS AROUND 19. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 2. HIGHS AROUND 16.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 5. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S.
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 18. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 19. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.

$$

NEZ210-060030-
FRENCHMAN BASIN-
334 AM MST MON DEC 5 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 52.
MIN HUMIDITY........27 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST 15 TO
                    20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......800-3700 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 1900-7000 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST
                    AROUND 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 13.
MAX HUMIDITY........83 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2300-5500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 25 TO 30 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 33.
MIN HUMIDITY........33 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1400-6100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...MUCH COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS
AROUND 10. HIGHS AROUND 19. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS NEAR ZERO. HIGHS AROUND 18.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...NOT AS COLD. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 6. HIGHS AROUND
30. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 19.
HIGHS AROUND 40.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 20. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.

$$

NEZ219-060030-
LOESS PLAINS-
434 AM CST MON DEC 5 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 52.
MIN HUMIDITY........30 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST
                    10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......800-1700 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 1900-5800 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST
                    AROUND 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....12-17.
MAX HUMIDITY........85 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......400-4400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 33.
MIN HUMIDITY........28 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000-6300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...MUCH COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS
AROUND 10. HIGHS AROUND 20. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS NEAR ZERO. HIGHS AROUND 18.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 4. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...NOT AS COOL. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW.
LOWS AROUND 18. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 20. HIGHS AROUND 40.

$$


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