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
446 AM CDT TUE MAR 24 2015

.DISCUSSION...
RAIN WILL BECOME WIDESPREAD TODAY AND TAPER OFF FROM WEST TO
EAST THIS EVENING. RAIN WILL MIX WITH SLEET AND SNOW EAST OF
I29 IN THE AFTERNOON AND BECOME ENTIRELY SNOW IN PORTIONS OF
NORTHWEST IOWA AND SOUTHWEST MINNESOTA WHERE 1 TO 3 INCHES OF
SNOW ACCUMULATION IS POSSIBLE. WINDS WILL BECOME QUITE STRONG
ON WEDNESDAY...PONTENTIALL LEADING TO VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER WEST
OF 129. TO EAST...FRESH SNOWFALL AND RAIN WILL KEEP FIRE DANGER
MINIMAL.

SDZ255-242345-
LOWER BRULE AND LAKE ANDES VICINITY-
446 AM CDT TUE MAR 24 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY UNTIL 1200...THEN SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF RAIN. CHANCE OF RAIN 70 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-63.
MIN HUMIDITY........37-42 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 19 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 28 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
HOURS OF SUN........2 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......AREAS OF 0.05 TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 4700 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 11 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 47000 OR GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......MODERATE TO HIGH.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.10 TO 0.22 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER
                    2400. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....33-38.
MAX HUMIDITY........75-80 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 14
                    TO 19 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
PRECIPITATION.......ISOLATED TRACE TO 0.05 INCH AMOUNTS.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....46-51.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-40 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. NORTHWEST WINDS 21 TO 26 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    TO AROUND 36 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
HOURS OF SUN........9 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 4500 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 26 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 102000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......VERY HIGH.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.16 TO 0.23 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...COLDER. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 20 TO 25. NORTHWEST
WINDS 19 TO 24 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 34 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 45 TO 50. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 20 TO 25. NORTHEAST WINDS
8 TO 13 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 45 TO 50. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30 TO 35. SOUTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 9 MPH.
.SATURDAY...WARMER. PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 65 TO 70. SOUTH WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NOT AS COOL. PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS 40 TO 45. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN
20 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 60 TO 65. NORTHWEST WINDS 14 TO
19 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 28 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 40. WEST WINDS 11 TO
16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 24 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 65 TO 70. SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO
13 MPH.

$$

SDZ256-242345-
MIDDLE JAMES RIVER VALLEY-
446 AM CDT TUE MAR 24 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN UNTIL 1200...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN.
                    CHANCE OF RAIN NEAR 100 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....47-52.
MIN HUMIDITY........53-58 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 19 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 28 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
HOURS OF SUN........1 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......WIDESPREAD 0.10 TO 0.20 INCH AMOUNTS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 2900 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 17 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 42000 OR GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......MODERATE TO HIGH.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.06 TO 0.13 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 2400...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN UNTIL 2400. SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN AFTER 2400. CHANCE OF
                    PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....29-34.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-95 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 13
                    TO 18 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
PRECIPITATION.......ISOLATED TRACE TO 0.05 INCH AMOUNTS.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....44-49.
MIN HUMIDITY........38-43 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. NORTHWEST WINDS 23 TO 28 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    TO AROUND 41 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
HOURS OF SUN........8 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 4500 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 28 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 110000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......VERY HIGH.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.14 TO 0.20 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...BREEZY. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 20 TO 25. NORTHWEST
WINDS 21 TO 26 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 37 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 40 TO 45. NORTHWEST WINDS 11 TO
16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 24 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 15 TO 20. NORTH WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 40 TO 45. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 25 TO 30. SOUTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 9 MPH.
.SATURDAY...NOT AS COOL. PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 60 TO 65. SOUTH
WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 27 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NOT AS COOL. PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS 40 TO 45. SOUTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 26 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 60 TO 65. NORTHWEST WINDS 16 TO
21 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 32 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 40. WEST WINDS 12 TO
17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 27 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 65 TO 70. SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO
11 MPH.

$$

SDZ257-242345-
MIDDLE BIG SIOUX RIVER VALLEY-
446 AM CDT TUE MAR 24 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN...SLEET AND SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN UNTIL 1200...THEN
                    RAIN. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION NEAR 100 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....37-42.
MIN HUMIDITY........68-73 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 19 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 28 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
HOURS OF SUN........0 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......WIDESPREAD 0.10 TO 0.20 INCH AMOUNTS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 1600 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 20 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 27000 OR FAIR (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......MODERATE TO HIGH.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.03 TO 0.07 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN UNTIL 2400.
                    CHANCE OF RAIN 50 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....28-33.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-95 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST 11 TO 16 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
PRECIPITATION.......ISOLATED TRACE TO 0.05 INCH AMOUNTS.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY UNTIL 1200...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....39-44.
MIN HUMIDITY........50-55 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. NORTHWEST WINDS 23 TO 28 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    TO AROUND 40 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
HOURS OF SUN........7 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 4200 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 29 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 107000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......HIGH TO VERY HIGH.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.10 TO 0.15 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...BREEZY. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 20 TO 25.
NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 36 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 35 TO 40. NORTH WINDS 12 TO
17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 27 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 15 TO 20. NORTH WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 23 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 40 TO 45. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
9 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 25 TO 30. SOUTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 8 MPH.
.SATURDAY...NOT AS COOL. PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 55 TO 60. SOUTH
WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 27 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NOT AS COOL. PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS 35 TO 40. SOUTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 28 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 55 TO 60. NORTHWEST WINDS 18 TO
23 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 33 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 30 TO 35. NORTHWEST WINDS
13 TO 18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 28 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 60 TO 65. SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO
12 MPH.

$$

SDZ258-242345-
LOWER JAMES RIVER TO LOWER BIG SIOUX RIVER VALLEY-
446 AM CDT TUE MAR 24 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN. CHANCE OF RAIN NEAR 100 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....42-47.
MIN HUMIDITY........65-70 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
HOURS OF SUN........1 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......WIDESPREAD 0.20 TO 0.30 INCH AMOUNTS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 2000 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 14 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 25000 OR FAIR (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......MODERATE TO HIGH.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.04 TO 0.13 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN UNTIL
                    2400. SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN
                    AFTER 2400. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....31-36.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-95 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST 11 TO 16 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
PRECIPITATION.......ISOLATED TRACE TO 0.05 INCH AMOUNTS.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN UNTIL
                    1200. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....46-51.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. NORTHWEST WINDS 21 TO 26 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    TO AROUND 37 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
HOURS OF SUN........8 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 4400 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 27 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 102000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......HIGH TO VERY HIGH.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.13 TO 0.22 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...COLDER. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 20 TO 25. NORTHWEST
WINDS 19 TO 24 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 40 TO 45. NORTHWEST WINDS 11 TO
16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 24 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 20 TO 25. NORTH WINDS 8 TO
13 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 22 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 40 TO 45. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 25 TO 30. SOUTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 9 MPH.
.SATURDAY...NOT AS COOL. PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 60 TO 65. SOUTH
WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NOT AS COOL. PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS 40 TO 45. SOUTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 25 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 60 TO 65. NORTHWEST WINDS 16 TO
21 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 32 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 40. NORTHWEST WINDS
12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 28 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 65 TO 70. SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO
11 MPH.

$$

MNZ900-242345-
SOUTHWEST MINNESOTA-
446 AM CDT TUE MAR 24 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN...SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
                    FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET UNTIL 1200...THEN RAIN
                    AND SNOW. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION NEAR 100
                    PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....34-39.
MIN HUMIDITY........75-80 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 26 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
HOURS OF SUN........0 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......WIDESPREAD 0.10 TO 0.20 INCH AMOUNTS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 1100 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 18 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 17000 OR FAIR (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......MODERATE.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.03 TO 0.05 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SNOW...RAIN AND CHANCE OF SLEET UNTIL
                    2400. SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SLEET AFTER 2400. CHANCE OF
                    PRECIPITATION NEAR 100 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....28-33.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-95 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST 12 TO 17 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
PRECIPITATION.......WIDESPREAD 0.05 TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING
                    RAIN UNTIL 1200. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20
                    PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....39-44.
MIN HUMIDITY........53-58 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. NORTHWEST WINDS 23 TO 28 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    TO AROUND 38 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
HOURS OF SUN........6 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3900 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 29 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 97000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......MODERATE TO VERY HIGH.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.09 TO 0.13 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...BREEZY. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 20 TO 25.
NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 35 TO 40. NORTHWEST WINDS 14 TO
19 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 28 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 15 TO 20. NORTH WINDS 11 TO
16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 26 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 35 TO 40. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 25 TO 30. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
9 MPH.
.SATURDAY...NOT AS COOL. PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 45 TO 50. SOUTH
WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 27 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NOT AS COOL. PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS 35 TO 40. SOUTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 28 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 55 TO 60. NORTHWEST WINDS 19 TO
24 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 34 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 30 TO 35. NORTHWEST WINDS
14 TO 19 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 28 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 55 TO 60. WEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.

$$

IAZ301-242345-
IOWA GREAT LAKES/ROCK AND LITTLE SIOUX BASINS-
446 AM CDT TUE MAR 24 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN...SLEET AND SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN UNTIL 1200...THEN
                    RAIN AND SNOW. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION NEAR 100
                    PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....35-40.
MIN HUMIDITY........73-78 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 28 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
HOURS OF SUN........0 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......WIDESPREAD 0.20 TO 0.30 INCH AMOUNTS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 1300 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 16 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 18000 OR FAIR (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......MODERATE TO HIGH.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.03 TO 0.05 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SNOW...CHANCE OF RAIN AND SLEET UNTIL
                    2400. SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN.
                    CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION NEAR 100 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....28-33.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-95 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST 8 TO 13 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
PRECIPITATION.......WIDESPREAD 0.05 TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN...LIGHT
                    FREEZING RAIN AND SNOW UNTIL 1200. CHANCE OF
                    PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....40-45.
MIN HUMIDITY........53-58 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 18 TO 23 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 34 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
HOURS OF SUN........5 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......ISOLATED TRACE TO 0.05 INCH AMOUNTS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3500 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 27 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 82000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......MODERATE TO VERY HIGH.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.09 TO 0.15 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 20 TO 25. NORTHWEST WINDS
17 TO 22 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 32 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 40 TO 45. NORTHWEST WINDS 14 TO
19 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 29 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 15 TO 20. NORTH WINDS 11 TO
16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 26 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 40 TO 45. NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO
11 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 25 TO 30. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
8 MPH.
.SATURDAY...NOT AS COOL. PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. SOUTH
WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 26 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NOT AS COOL. PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS 35 TO 40. SOUTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 26 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 55 TO 60. NORTHWEST WINDS 17 TO
22 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 33 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 30 TO 35. NORTHWEST WINDS
13 TO 18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 28 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 60 TO 65. WEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.

$$

IAZ300-242345-
NORTHERN LOESS HILLS AND FLOYD RIVER BASIN-
446 AM CDT TUE MAR 24 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY...CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING
                    RAIN AND SLEET UNTIL 1200...THEN RAIN AND SNOW.
                    CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION NEAR 100 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....35-40.
MIN HUMIDITY........75-80 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 25 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
HOURS OF SUN........0 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......WIDESPREAD 0.30 TO 0.50 INCH AMOUNTS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 1300 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 14 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 17000 OR FAIR (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......MODERATE.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.03 TO 0.08 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW...CHANCE OF RAIN...LIGHT
                    FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET UNTIL 2400. CHANCE OF
                    PRECIPITATION NEAR 100 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....29-34.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-95 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
PRECIPITATION.......ISOLATED 0.05 TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN...LIGHT
                    FREEZING RAIN AND SNOW UNTIL 1200. CHANCE OF
                    PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....44-49.
MIN HUMIDITY........45-50 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 17 TO 22 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 33 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
HOURS OF SUN........5 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......ISOLATED TRACE TO 0.05 INCH AMOUNTS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3800 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 83000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......MODERATE TO VERY HIGH.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.13 TO 0.17 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 25 TO 30. NORTHWEST WINDS
16 TO 21 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 31 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 40 TO 45. NORTHWEST WINDS 12 TO
17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 20 TO 25. NORTH WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 40 TO 45. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 25 TO 30. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
8 MPH.
.SATURDAY...NOT AS COOL. PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. SOUTH
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 23 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
35 TO 40. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
23 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 60 TO 65. NORTHWEST WINDS 16 TO
21 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 40. NORTHWEST WINDS
12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 26 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 60 TO 65. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.

$$

NEZ249-242345-
EXTREME NORTHEAST NEBRASKA-
446 AM CDT TUE MAR 24 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN. CHANCE OF RAIN NEAR 100 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....37-42.
MIN HUMIDITY........75-80 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 21 MPH
                    IN THE MORNING.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
HOURS OF SUN........0 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......WIDESPREAD 0.30 TO 0.50 INCH AMOUNTS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 1800 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 11 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 17000 OR FAIR (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......MODERATE.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.05 TO 0.09 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN UNTIL 2400.
                    CHANCE OF RAIN 50 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....30-35.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-95 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
PRECIPITATION.......ISOLATED TRACE TO 0.05 INCH AMOUNTS.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
                    UNTIL 1200. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....47-52.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 18 TO 23 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 34 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
HOURS OF SUN........5 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......ISOLATED TRACE TO 0.05 INCH AMOUNTS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 4100 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 89000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......VERY HIGH.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.15 TO 0.18 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 25 TO 30. NORTHWEST WINDS
16 TO 21 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 32 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 45 TO 50. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 24 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 20 TO 25. NORTH WINDS 8 TO
13 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 22 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 45 TO 50. WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 25 TO 30. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
8 MPH.
.SATURDAY...NOT AS COOL. PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 60 TO 65. SOUTH
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 23 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NOT AS COOL. PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS 40 TO 45. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 23 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 60 TO 65. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 31 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 40. NORTHWEST WINDS
11 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 24 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 65 TO 70. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.

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