Rangeland Fire Danger Forecast
Issued by NWS Rapid City, SD

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RANGELAND FIRE DANGER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
301 AM MDT SUN JUL 13 2014

.DISCUSSION...THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL BE IN THE LOW
CATEGORY TODAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE REGION THE NEXT
TWO DAYS...BRINGING DRY CONDITIONS AND COOLER WEATHER BY MONDAY.
HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL BE IN THE 80S TODAY WITH MINIMUM RELATIVE
HUMIDITY OF 25 TO 35 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS CAN BE EXPECTED
TODAY...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS...STRONGEST
OVER THE NORTHWEST SOUTH DAKOTA PLAINS.

COOL AND DRY CONDITIONS CAN BE EXPECTED MONDAY WITH HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S TO MID 70S.

SDZ001-002-012>014-025>027-030>032-041>044-046-047-049-072>074-
140000-
HARDING-PERKINS-BUTTE-NORTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-ZIEBACH-
NORTHERN FOOT HILLS-RAPID CITY-SOUTHERN FOOT HILLS-
CUSTER CO PLAINS-PENNINGTON CO PLAINS-HAAKON-FALL RIVER-SHANNON-
JACKSON-BENNETT-MELLETTE-TODD-TRIPP-STURGIS/PIEDMONT FOOT HILLS-
SOUTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-HERMOSA FOOT HILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BUFFALO...LEMMON...BISON...
BELLE FOURCHE...FAITH...DUPREE...SPEARFISH...RAPID CITY...
EDGEMONT...HOT SPRINGS...FOLSOM...WALL...PHILIP...ARDMORE...
OELRICHS...PINE RIDGE...KYLE...KADOKA...MARTIN...WHITE RIVER...
MISSION...WINNER...STURGIS...UNION CENTER...HERMOSA
301 AM MDT SUN JUL 13 2014 /401 AM CDT SUN JUL 13 2014/

...LOW FIRE DANGER...

THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL REACH THE LOW CATEGORY
THIS AFTERNOON. FAVORABLE WEATHER CONDITIONS OR A HIGH MOISTURE
CONTENT OF GRASSES...AND OTHER DRY ORGANIC MATERIAL ON THE
GROUND...INDICATE THAT THE PROBABILITY OF A FIRE OCCURRENCE IS
LOW. OUTDOOR BURNING UNDER THESE CONDITIONS CAN USUALLY BE
PERFORMED WITH REASONABLE SAFETY PRECAUTIONS.

THE OUTLOOK FOR MONDAY AFTERNOON...THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER
INDEX WILL REACH THE LOW CATEGORY.


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