Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Sioux Falls, SD

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SE SD/SW MN/NW IA/NE NEBRASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
517 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

...VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER FOR EXTREME NORTHEAST NEBRASKA AND PARTS
OF NORTHWEST IOWA LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...

.DISCUSSION...
ONE AREA TO WATCH FROM A FIRE BEHAVIOR STANDPOINT TODAY WILL BE
EXTREME NORTHEAST NEBRASKA...EXTREME SOUTHEAST SOUTH DAKOTA...AND
MUCH OF NORTHWEST IOWA. A SURGE OF DRIER LOW LEVEL AIR WILL WORK UP
TOWARD NORTHWEST IOWA THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON AHEAD OF APPROACHING
AREAS OF LOW PRESSURE AND STRONG COLD FRONT. AS TEMPS MIX IN THE
SOUTH SOUTHWEST GRADIENT AHEAD OF THE ADVANCING FRONTAL BOUNDARY...
LIKELY TO GET SOME WINDS 20 TO 35 MPH WINDS TO COLLOCATE WITH
HUMIDITY FROM 25 TO 30 PERCENT. THERE IS CERTAINLY SOME INDICATION
DEWPOINTS COULD EVEN BE A TOUCH LOWER...AND IN THIS CASE...WOULD
POTENTIALLY BE LOOKING AT A BRIEF PERIOD FROM LATE MORNING TO MID
AFTERNOON OF EXTREME FIRE DANGER AND CRITICAL FIRE BEHAVIOR. AS IT
STANDS...WILL END UP WITH VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER FOR SEVERAL HOURS
TODAY.

MORE WIDESPREAD PRECIPITATION IS EXPECTED ACROSS AREAS NEAR AND
NORTH OF INTERSTATE 90...WITH ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL ESPECIALLY
TOWARD HIGHWAY 14. IN THE WAKE OF TODAYS SYSTEM...IT WILL BE COOLER
AND MUCH LESS WINDY ON THURSDAY.  A WARMING TREND WILL START FRIDAY
AND CONTINUE PRETTY MUCH UNCHALLENGED INTO THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK.
THERE WILL BE GENERALLY DRY CONDITIONS SURROUNDING A PERIOD FROM
FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...WHEN RAINFALL WILL AGAIN BE
POSSIBLE ACROSS THE AREA.

SDZ255-170030-
LOWER BRULE AND LAKE ANDES VICINITY-
517 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. CHANCE OF RAIN 50
                    PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....40-45.
MIN HUMIDITY........55-60 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. NORTHWEST WINDS 22 TO 27 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    TO AROUND 37 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
HOURS OF SUN........1 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......SCATTERED 0.05 TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 2500 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 28 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 59000 OR GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.11 TO 0.19 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....21-26.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-90 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 19 TO 24 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
                    34 MPH DECREASING TO 7 TO 12 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 1300...THEN PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....43-48.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHEAST 6 TO 11 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
HOURS OF SUN........6 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3300 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 8 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 25000 OR FAIR (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW TO MODERATE.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.11 TO 0.14 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
LOWS 30 TO 35. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
20 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY...NOT AS COOL. PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 55 TO 60. EAST WINDS
14 TO 19 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 29 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 40 TO
45. SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 29 MPH.
CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 60 TO 65. SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO AROUND 26 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 40 TO 45. NORTH WINDS 6 TO
11 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 65 TO 70. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 45. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 70 TO 75. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 45 TO 50. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 75 TO 80. SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO
19 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 28 MPH.

$$

SDZ256-170030-
MIDDLE JAMES RIVER VALLEY-
517 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY AND SNOW UNTIL 1300...THEN
                    CHANCE OF SNOW AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
                    CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION NEAR 100 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....40-45.
MIN HUMIDITY........55-60 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH SHIFTING
                    TO THE NORTH 20 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
                    GUSTS UP TO 31 MPH INCREASING TO 36 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
HOURS OF SUN........0 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......WIDESPREAD 0.10 TO 0.20 INCH AMOUNTS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 2100 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 26 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 48000 OR GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.10 TO 0.17 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....21-26.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-90 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 19 TO 24 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
                    33 MPH DECREASING TO 6 TO 11 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 1300...THEN PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....42-47.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
HOURS OF SUN........6 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3100 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 6 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 17000 OR FAIR (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW TO MODERATE.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.11 TO 0.13 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
LOWS 30 TO 35. EAST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
20 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 55 TO 60.
EAST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 27 MPH. CHANCE OF
RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 35 TO
40. SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 24 MPH.
CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 55 TO 60. SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO AROUND 27 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 35 TO 40. NORTH WINDS 6 TO
11 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 65 TO 70. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 45. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
8 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 70 TO 75. SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 40 TO 45. SOUTHEAST WINDS
8 TO 13 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 70 TO 75. SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO
18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 28 MPH.

$$

SDZ257-170030-
MIDDLE BIG SIOUX RIVER VALLEY-
517 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN. SNOW AFTER 1300. CHANCE OF
                    PRECIPITATION NEAR 100 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....40-45.
MIN HUMIDITY........55-60 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTH 20 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP
                    TO 34 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
HOURS OF SUN........0 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......WIDESPREAD 0.20 TO 0.30 INCH AMOUNTS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 1800 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 22 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 33000 OR GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.10 TO 0.19 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....20-25.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-90 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 17 TO 22 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 33 MPH.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....39-44.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
HOURS OF SUN........7 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 2900 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 14000 OR FAIR (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.08 TO 0.13 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
LOWS 25 TO 30. EAST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
20 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 50 TO 55.
EAST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 21 MPH. CHANCE OF
RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 35 TO
40. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 23 MPH. CHANCE
OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 55 TO 60. SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO AROUND 27 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 35 TO 40. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 60 TO 65. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 45. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
8 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 65 TO 70. SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO
12 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 45. SOUTH WINDS 7 TO
12 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 70 TO 75. SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO
16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 26 MPH.

$$

SDZ258-170030-
LOWER JAMES RIVER TO LOWER BIG SIOUX RIVER VALLEY-
517 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. CHANCE OF RAIN 50
                    PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
MIN HUMIDITY........37-42 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. SOUTH WINDS 18 TO 23 MPH SHIFTING TO
                    THE NORTHWEST 22 TO 27 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
                    GUSTS UP TO 39 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
HOURS OF SUN........1 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......SCATTERED 0.05 TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 2800 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 24 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 60000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW TO HIGH.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.16 TO 0.26 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....23-28.
MAX HUMIDITY........83-88 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 19 TO 24 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
                    36 MPH DECREASING TO 8 TO 13 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 21 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....44-49.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-40 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
HOURS OF SUN........7 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3300 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 3 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 10000 OR POOR (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.12 TO 0.16 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
LOWS 30 TO 35. EAST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
20 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 55 TO 60.
EAST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 27 MPH. CHANCE OF
RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 40 TO 45. EAST WINDS 12 TO
17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 26 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 60 TO 65. SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 40 TO 45. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 65 TO 70. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 45. EAST WINDS 5 TO
9 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 70 TO 75. SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO
12 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 45. SOUTH WINDS 7 TO
12 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 70 TO 75. SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO
18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 27 MPH.

$$

MNZ900-170030-
SOUTHWEST MINNESOTA-
517 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY UNTIL 1300...THEN RAIN AND
                    SNOW. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION NEAR 100 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....41-46.
MIN HUMIDITY........53-58 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTH 18 TO 23 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP
                    TO 33 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
HOURS OF SUN........0 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......WIDESPREAD 0.20 TO 0.30 INCH AMOUNTS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 2500 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 13 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 32000 OR GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW TO MODERATE.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.09 TO 0.20 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW UNTIL 0100. CHANCE OF
                    SNOW 50 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....22-27.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-95 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 35 MPH.
PRECIPITATION.......ISOLATED TRACE TO 0.05 INCH AMOUNTS.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY UNTIL 1300...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....39-44.
MIN HUMIDITY........45-50 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
HOURS OF SUN........7 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 2900 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 9 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 22000 OR FAIR (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW TO MODERATE.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.08 TO 0.13 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 25 TO 30. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 9 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 50 TO 55.
EAST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 40. EAST WINDS 7 TO
12 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 55 TO 60. SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO AROUND 28 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 40 TO 45. NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO
13 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS
60 TO 65. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 20 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 45. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 65 TO 70. WEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 45. SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO
12 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 65 TO 70. SOUTH WINDS 11 TO
16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.

$$

IAZ301-170030-
IOWA GREAT LAKES/ROCK AND LITTLE SIOUX BASINS-
517 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS UNTIL
                    1300...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS 50 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
MIN HUMIDITY........33-38 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 18 TO 23 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
                    IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
HOURS OF SUN........1 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......SCATTERED 0.05 TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3400 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 19 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 71000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......MODERATE TO VERY HIGH.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.16 TO 0.26 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN UNTIL 0100.
                    CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....23-28.
MAX HUMIDITY........87-92 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. NORTHWEST WINDS 21 TO 26 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    TO AROUND 37 MPH.
PRECIPITATION.......ISOLATED TRACE TO 0.05 INCH AMOUNTS.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....43-48.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
HOURS OF SUN........7 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3100 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 7 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 19000 OR FAIR (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW TO MODERATE.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.11 TO 0.15 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
LOWS 25 TO 30. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 50 TO 55.
EAST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 40. EAST WINDS 7 TO
12 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 60 TO 65. SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO AROUND 28 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 45 TO 50. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS
60 TO 65. NORTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
20 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 45. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 65 TO 70. WEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 45. SOUTH WINDS 7 TO
12 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 70 TO 75. SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO
16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 26 MPH.

$$

IAZ300-170030-
NORTHERN LOESS HILLS AND FLOYD RIVER BASIN-
517 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
                    UNTIL 1300...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS 50 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....55-60.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-33 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. SOUTH WINDS 18 TO 23 MPH SHIFTING TO
                    THE WEST 20 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
                    UP TO 35 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
HOURS OF SUN........2 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......SCATTERED TRACE TO 0.05 INCH AMOUNTS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3900 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 22 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 85000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......HIGH TO VERY HIGH.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.21 TO 0.30 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....24-29.
MAX HUMIDITY........82-87 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 19 TO 24 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 34 MPH.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....46-51.
MIN HUMIDITY........33-38 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
HOURS OF SUN........8 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3200 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 13000 OR FAIR (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.13 TO 0.17 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
LOWS 30 TO 35. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
20 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 55 TO 60.
EAST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 21 MPH. CHANCE OF
RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 40 TO 45. EAST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 23 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 60 TO 65. SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO AROUND 28 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 45 TO 50. SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS
65 TO 70. NORTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 20 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 45. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 70 TO 75. NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO
11 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 45. SOUTH WINDS 6 TO
11 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 70 TO 75. SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO
16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.

$$

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EXTREME NORTHEAST NEBRASKA-
517 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS 20 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....53-58.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-35 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. SOUTH WINDS 16 TO 21 MPH SHIFTING TO
                    THE WEST 21 TO 26 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
                    UP TO 38 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
HOURS OF SUN........2 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......ISOLATED TRACE TO 0.05 INCH AMOUNTS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3900 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 24 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 83000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......VERY HIGH.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.23 TO 0.27 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....24-29.
MAX HUMIDITY........77-82 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 19 TO 24 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35
                    MPH DECREASING TO 24 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....47-52.
MIN HUMIDITY........32-37 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
HOURS OF SUN........8 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3200 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 3 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 8000 OR POOR (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.14 TO 0.16 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
LOWS 30 TO 35. EAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
20 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 55 TO 60.
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 24 MPH. CHANCE OF
RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 40 TO 45. EAST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 24 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 60 TO 65. SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO AROUND 26 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 45 TO 50. NORTHEAST WINDS 6 TO
11 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS
65 TO 70. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 20 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 45. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 70 TO 75. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 45 TO 50. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 70 TO 75. SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO
17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 27 MPH.

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