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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for NE Wyoming and WRN South Dakota
National Weather Service Rapid City SD
325 AM MST Mon Dec 18 2017

.DISCUSSION...Mild and mainly dry weather can be expected through
Wednesday. The warmest day in most areas will be today. A
significant change in the weather will take place Wednesday night
and Thursday as a strong cold front crosses the region. Much colder
air, gusty winds, and some snowfall are likely for late week. Arctic
air is expected to remain across the area through the holiday weekend.

WYZ297-182315-
Northern Campbell-
Including the city of Gillette
325 AM MST Mon Dec 18 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 49.
Min humidity........41-47 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....Southwest 20 to 25 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.
Mixing height.......1600 to 2000 ft agl.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 24.
Max humidity........90-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....West 10 to 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100 to 200 ft agl.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 42.
Min humidity........51-59 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....South around 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......800 to 1100 ft agl.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the
mid 40s. Southwest winds around 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Much colder. Breezy. Snow likely. Lows around 12.
Highs in the lower 20s. Northwest winds 20 to 25 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows around 7. Highs
around 18. Northwest winds around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with slight chance of snow. Lows around
2. Highs around 11.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows near zero. Highs around 13.

$$

WYZ259-182315-
Southern Campbell-
Including the city of Wright
325 AM MST Mon Dec 18 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 44.
Min humidity........49 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around 35
                    mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 30 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......500 to 700 ft agl.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 2400, then partly cloudy.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 24.
Max humidity........82-90 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 10 to 20 mph.
                    Gusts to around 30 mph in the evening.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....Southwest 15 to 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100 to 200 ft agl.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 41.
Min humidity........52-58 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 25 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......600 to 800 ft agl.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...Breezy. Mostly cloudy. Lows around 30. Highs in the
mid 40s. Southwest winds around 25 mph.
.THURSDAY...Much colder. Breezy. Mostly cloudy with chance of
snow. Lows around 11. Highs in the lower 20s. Northwest winds
around 25 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows around 4. Highs
around 18. Northwest winds around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of snow. Lows around
1 below. Highs around 9.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 5 below. Highs around 9.

$$

WYZ298-182315-
Crook and Weston County Plains-
Including the cities of Colony, Moorcroft, Newcastle, and Upton
325 AM MST Mon Dec 18 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 46.
Min humidity........41-51 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 15 to 25 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....West 30 to 35 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair increasing to good in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......2400 to 3100 ft agl.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 23.
Max humidity........89-99 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 10 to 20 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....West 15 to 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100 to 200 ft agl.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 41.
Min humidity........50-62 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....South around 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......1400 to 1800 ft agl.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the mid
40s. Southwest winds around 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Much colder. Breezy. Snow likely. Lows around 13.
Highs in the lower 20s. Northwest winds around 25 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows around 6. Highs
around 19. Northwest winds around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with slight chance of snow. Lows around
3. Highs around 11.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows near zero. Highs around 11.

$$

WYZ299-182315-
Wyoming Black Hills-
Including the cities of Sundance and Four Corners
325 AM MST Mon Dec 18 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....42-48.
Min humidity........40-48 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 15 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 35 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......2000 to 2600 ft agl.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 24.
Max humidity........86-94 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 10 to 20 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....West 15 to 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100 to 200 ft agl.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 39.
Min humidity........52-58 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....South 15 to 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......1400 to 1800 ft agl.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the
lower 40s. Southwest winds around 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Much colder. Snow likely. Lows around 11. Highs in
the lower 20s. North winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows around 6. Highs
around 16. Northwest winds around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with slight chance of snow. Lows near
zero. Highs around 8.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 2 below. Highs around 8.

$$

SDZ260-182315-
Northern Black Hills-
Including the cities of Lead, Deadwood, Spearfish, and Sturgis
325 AM MST Mon Dec 18 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....45-55.
Min humidity........33-41 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....West 40 to 45 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......2800 to 3500 ft agl.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 2400, then mostly cloudy.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 26.
Max humidity........88-94 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 10 to 20 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....Northwest 25 to 30 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......200 to 300 ft agl.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 41.
Min humidity........50-56 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....South 15 to 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......1500 to 1900 ft agl.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the mid
40s. West winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Much colder. Snow. Lows around 12. Highs in the lower
20s. North winds around 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Lows around 7.
Highs around 17. Northwest winds around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with slight chance of snow. Lows near
zero. Highs around 9.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows near zero. Highs around 9.

$$

SDZ262-182315-
Southern Black Hills-
Including the cities of Rapid City, Hill City, Custer,
Hot Springs, and Edgemont
325 AM MST Mon Dec 18 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....44-52.
Min humidity........35-43 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 15 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Transport winds.....West around 30 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.
Mixing height.......2000 to 2600 ft agl.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 26.
Max humidity........81-91 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 10 to 20 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....Northwest 15 to 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100 to 200 ft agl.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....39-45.
Min humidity........45-53 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....Southwest 15 to 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......1500 to 1900 ft agl.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the
upper 40s. West winds around 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Much colder. Snow likely. Lows around 15. Highs in
the mid 20s. North winds around 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Lows around 7.
Highs around 20. Northwest winds around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with slight chance of snow. Lows around
2. Highs around 12.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows near zero. Highs around 11.

$$

SDZ261-182315-
Northwestern South Dakota Plains-
Including the cities of Belle Fourche, Bison, Faith,
Union Center, New Underwood, and Wasta
325 AM MST Mon Dec 18 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 54.
Min humidity........35 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around 35 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....West around 35 mph increasing to around 45 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Good increasing to very good in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......2900 to 3700 ft agl.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 26.
Max humidity........90-98 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 10 to 20 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 25 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100 to 200 ft agl.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 40.
Min humidity........45-55 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 5 to 10 mph shifting to the east 10
                    to 15 mph in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Transport winds.....West around 10 mph increasing to southeast
                    around 20 mph in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......1600 to 2000 ft agl.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s. Highs around
40. East winds around 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Colder, breezy. Snow likely. Lows around 12. Highs in
the lower 20s. North winds around 25 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Lows around 8.
Highs in the lower 20s. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 6. Highs around 14.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 5. Highs around 14.

$$

SDZ264-182315-
Badlands Area-
Including the cities of Wall, Interior, Red Shirt, and Scenic
325 AM MST Mon Dec 18 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 55.
Min humidity........31 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....Southwest 25 to 30 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor increasing to good in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......2700 to 3400 ft agl.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 2400, then partly cloudy.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 27.
Max humidity........91-97 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....West around 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100 to 200 ft agl.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 44.
Min humidity........47 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Transport winds.....Southeast 10 to 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......1500 to 1900 ft agl.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the
upper 40s. Northwest winds around 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Much colder. Breezy, snow. Lows around 16. Highs in
the mid 20s. North winds around 25 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of snow. Lows around 10.
Highs in the mid 20s. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 7. Highs around 17.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 6. Highs around 16.

$$

SDZ263-182315-
Southwestern South Dakota-
Including the cities of Pine Ridge, Ardmore, Oelrichs, and Oglala
325 AM MST Mon Dec 18 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 53.
Min humidity........32 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....West around 30 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.
Mixing height.......2100 to 2700 ft agl.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 25.
Max humidity........91-99 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....West around 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100 to 200 ft agl.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 47.
Min humidity........39-47 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Transport winds.....South around 10 mph increasing to around 20 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......2200 to 2800 ft agl.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the mid
50s. West winds around 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Much colder. Snow. Lows around 15. Highs in the mid
20s. North winds around 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows around 7. Highs in
the mid 20s. Northwest winds around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with slight chance of snow. Lows around
5. Highs around 16.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 2. Highs around 15.

$$

SDZ266-182315-
Central South Dakota Plains-
Including the cities of Dupree and Philip
325 AM MST Mon Dec 18 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 53.
Min humidity........35 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....West 30 to 35 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor increasing to good in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......2800 to 3500 ft agl.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 26.
Max humidity........89-99 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....West around 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100 to 200 ft agl.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 40.
Min humidity........44 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 5 to 10 mph shifting to the east in
                    the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Transport winds.....West around 10 mph shifting to the southeast in
                    the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......1800 to 2300 ft agl.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s. Highs around
40. East winds around 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Colder. Snow likely. Lows around 12. Highs in the
lower 20s. North winds around 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with slight chance of snow. Lows around
8. Highs in the lower 20s. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 7. Highs around 16.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 5. Highs around 15.

$$

SDZ265-182315-
South Central South Dakota-
Including the cities of Martin, Mission, White River, and Winner
325 AM MST Mon Dec 18 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 55.
Min humidity........33 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....West 25 to 30 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.
Mixing height.......1800 to 2300 ft agl.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 28.
Max humidity........92-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....West around 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100 to 200 ft agl.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 44.
Min humidity........42-52 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 5 to 10 mph shifting to the southeast
                    in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 10 mph shifting to the
                    southeast in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......1600 to 2100 ft agl.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the
lower 50s. Southwest winds around 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Much colder. Breezy. Snow likely. Lows around 17.
Highs in the mid 20s. North winds 20 to 25 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Lows around 9.
Highs in the mid 20s. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 8. Highs around 17.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 5. Highs around 16.

$$


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