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
441 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR LOWER BRULE AREAS...JAMES VALLEY...EXTREME
SOUTHEAST SOUTH DAKOTA AND EXTREME NORTHEAST NEBRASKA THROUGH
7 PM CDT...

.DISCUSSION...
EXTREME FIRE DANGER WILL CONTINUE LATE THIS AFTERNOON FOR AREAS
GENERALLY WEST OF A HURON TO SIOUX CITY LINE...WHERE HUMIDITY AS LOW
15 PERCENT AND NORTHWEST WINDS OF 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO NEAR
40 MPH ARE EXPECTED. GRADUALLY...DIFFERENCES IN CONDITIONS ACROSS
A WEAK BOUNDARY APPROACHING INTERSTATE 29 LATE AFTERNOON WILL
DIMINISH BY EARLY THIS EVENING.

LESSER FIRE DANGER WILL OCCUR ON FRIDAY WITH MUCH LIGHTER WINDS...
ALTHOUGH IT WILL REMAIN MILD AND DRY. MUCH STRONGER WINDS WILL
RETURN SATURDAY...AND WHILE ELEVATED FIRE DANGER WILL RETURN...
THE SOMEWHAT HIGHER HUMIDITY WILL KEEP FIRE DANGER HIGH TO VERY HIGH.

SATURDAY NIGHT WILL MARK THE START OF A PERIOD OF MUCH HIGHER
PRECIPITATION THREAT WHICH WILL CONTINUE INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.

SDZ255-251230-
LOWER BRULE AND LAKE ANDES VICINITY-
441 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....37-42.
MAX HUMIDITY........48-53 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 22 TO 27 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 40 MPH THROUGH LATE AFTERNOON...EASING
                    TO 13 TO 18 MPH EARLY EVENING...THEN BECOMING
                    LIGHT AFTER SUNSET...TURNING SOUTHWEST LATE.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-78.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-25 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH.
HOURS OF SUN........9 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 6300 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 31000 OR GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......MODERATE TO HIGH.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.22 TO 0.26 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....43-48.
MAX HUMIDITY........65-70 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-73.
MIN HUMIDITY........42-47 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    TO AROUND 35 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
HOURS OF SUN........7 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3800 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 28 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 92000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......VERY HIGH.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.26 TO 0.30 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 50 TO 55. EAST WINDS 18 TO 23 MPH WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 34 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS 65 TO 70.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 19 TO 24 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 34 MPH. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS 45 TO 50.
EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
55 TO 60. NORTH WINDS 16 TO 21 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 29 MPH.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 40 TO 45. NORTH
WINDS 17 TO 22 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN
50 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTH
WINDS 18 TO 23 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 32 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN
50 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 35 TO
40. NORTH WINDS 17 TO 22 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 32 MPH. CHANCE
OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 55 TO 60.
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH. CHANCE OF
RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 40. NORTH WINDS
15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 28 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 55 TO 60.
NORTH WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 26 MPH. CHANCE OF
RAIN 20 PERCENT.

$$

SDZ256-251230-
MIDDLE JAMES RIVER VALLEY-
441 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-40.
MAX HUMIDITY........57-62 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 22 TO 27 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 40 MPH LATE AFTERNOON...EASING TO
                    13 TO 18 MPH AFTER 7 PM...THEN BECOMING LIGHT
                    AFTER SUNSET...SOUTHWEST LATE.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-25 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH.
HOURS OF SUN........9 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 6300 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 8 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 46000 OR GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW TO MODERATE.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.20 TO 0.23 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 0100...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....41-46.
MAX HUMIDITY........68-73 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 24 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-69.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    TO AROUND 36 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
HOURS OF SUN........6 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3400 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 32 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 93000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......VERY HIGH.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.25 TO 0.29 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 45 TO 50. EAST WINDS 16 TO 21 MPH WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 31 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS 60 TO 65. EAST
WINDS 17 TO 22 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 33 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS 45 TO 50.
EAST WINDS 17 TO 22 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 32 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
55 TO 60. EAST WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 27 MPH.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 40 TO 45. NORTHEAST
WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 27 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN
50 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTH
WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 31 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN
50 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 35 TO
40. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 31 MPH. CHANCE
OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 55 TO 60.
NORTH WINDS 14 TO 19 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 28 MPH. CHANCE OF
RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 40. NORTH WINDS
13 TO 18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 28 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 55 TO 60.
NORTH WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 24 MPH. CHANCE OF
RAIN 20 PERCENT.

$$

SDZ257-251230-
MIDDLE BIG SIOUX RIVER VALLEY-
441 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-40.
MAX HUMIDITY........58-63 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 25 MPH DIMINISHING TO WEST 3 TO 6 MPH
                    AFTER SUNSET.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-73.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-30 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH.
HOURS OF SUN........8 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 6100 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 11 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 58000 OR GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW TO MODERATE.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.20 TO 0.23 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-44.
MAX HUMIDITY........70-75 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-65.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 36 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
HOURS OF SUN........6 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3000 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 35 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 91000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......VERY HIGH.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.22 TO 0.29 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS 45 TO
50. EAST WINDS 16 TO 21 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 31 MPH. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS 55 TO 60. EAST
WINDS 17 TO 22 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 33 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS 45 TO 50.
EAST WINDS 17 TO 22 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 33 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
55 TO 60. EAST WINDS 14 TO 19 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 28 MPH.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 35 TO 40.
NORTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 28 MPH. CHANCE
OF RAIN 50 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 50 TO 55.
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 31 MPH. CHANCE
OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 35 TO
40. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 31 MPH. CHANCE
OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 50 TO 55.
NORTH WINDS 14 TO 19 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 28 MPH. CHANCE OF
RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 40. NORTH WINDS
13 TO 18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 28 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 55 TO 60.
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 23 MPH. CHANCE OF
RAIN 20 PERCENT.

$$

SDZ258-251230-
LOWER JAMES RIVER TO LOWER BIG SIOUX RIVER VALLEY-
441 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....37-42.
MAX HUMIDITY........57-62 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 19 TO 24 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 35 MPH EASING TO 13 TO 18 MPH TOWARD
                    SUNSET...THEN BECOMING LIGHT.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-78.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-25 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH.
HOURS OF SUN........9 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 5900 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 6 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 31000 OR GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......MODERATE TO HIGH.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.21 TO 0.25 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....44-49.
MAX HUMIDITY........67-72 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 21 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 1300...THEN PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-72.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 36 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
HOURS OF SUN........7 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3600 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 32 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 99000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......VERY HIGH.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.27 TO 0.32 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 50 TO 55. EAST WINDS 16 TO 21 MPH WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 32 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS 65 TO 70. EAST
WINDS 17 TO 22 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 32 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS 50 TO 55.
EAST WINDS 16 TO 21 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 31 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
60 TO 65. EAST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 26 MPH.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 40 TO 45.
NORTH WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 26 MPH. CHANCE OF
RAIN 50 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTH
WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN
50 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 35 TO
40. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH. CHANCE
OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 55 TO 60.
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 29 MPH. CHANCE OF
RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
35 TO 40. NORTH WINDS 14 TO 19 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 28 MPH.
CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 55 TO 60.
NORTH WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 26 MPH. CHANCE OF
RAIN 20 PERCENT.

$$

MNZ900-251230-
SOUTHWEST MINNESOTA-
441 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS NORTH OF
                    HIGHWAY 14 LATE AFTERNOON...THEN MOSTLY CLEAR.
                    CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....34-39.
MAX HUMIDITY........70-75 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH WITH
                    GUSTS TO 20 MPH BECOMING WEST 3 TO 6 MPH.
PRECIPITATION.......ISOLATED 0.01 TO 0.05 INCH AMOUNTS.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....66-71.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-33 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
HOURS OF SUN........8 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 5600 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 13 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 62000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......MODERATE.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.20 TO 0.24 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....38-43.
MAX HUMIDITY........72-77 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....59-64.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 19 TO 24 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 34
                    MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
HOURS OF SUN........6 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 2800 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 34 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 81000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......VERY HIGH.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.22 TO 0.27 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS 40 TO
45. EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS 55 TO 60. EAST
WINDS 17 TO 22 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 33 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS 45 TO 50.
EAST WINDS 17 TO 22 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 33 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
55 TO 60. EAST WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 28 MPH.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 40 TO 45.
NORTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 28 MPH. CHANCE
OF RAIN 50 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 50 TO 55.
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH. CHANCE
OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 35 TO
40. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH. CHANCE
OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 50 TO
55. NORTH WINDS 14 TO 19 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 29 MPH. CHANCE
OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
35 TO 40. NORTH WINDS 14 TO 19 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 28 MPH.
CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 55 TO 60.
NORTH WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH. CHANCE OF
RAIN 20 PERCENT.

$$

IAZ301-251230-
IOWA GREAT LAKES/ROCK AND LITTLE SIOUX BASINS-
441 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-40.
MAX HUMIDITY........68-73 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH WITH
                    GUSTS TO 25 MPH EASING 3 TO 7 MPH AFTER
                    SUNSET AND BECOMING WEST.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....70-75.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-30 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH.
HOURS OF SUN........8 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 5300 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 49000 OR GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......MODERATE.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.22 TO 0.26 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-45.
MAX HUMIDITY........77-82 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 1300...THEN PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-69.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 35 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
HOURS OF SUN........6 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3200 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 34 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 97000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......VERY HIGH.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.24 TO 0.30 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS 45 TO
50. EAST WINDS 17 TO 22 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 32 MPH. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS 60 TO 65. EAST
WINDS 17 TO 22 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 33 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS 50 TO 55.
EAST WINDS 17 TO 22 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 33 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
60 TO 65. EAST WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 28 MPH.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 40 TO 45.
NORTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 27 MPH. CHANCE
OF RAIN 50 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 55 TO 60.
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH. CHANCE
OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 35 TO
40. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH. CHANCE
OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTH
WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 31 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN
30 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
35 TO 40. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 29 MPH.
CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 55 TO 60.
NORTH WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 27 MPH. CHANCE OF
RAIN 20 PERCENT.

$$

IAZ300-251230-
NORTHERN LOESS HILLS AND FLOYD RIVER BASIN-
441 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-40.
MAX HUMIDITY........65-70 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH NORTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH WITH
                    GUSTS TO 22 MPH UNTIL SUNSET...THEN BECOMING
                    LIGHT WEST.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-78.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-28 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH.
HOURS OF SUN........9 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 4800 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 6 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 25000 OR FAIR (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......MODERATE TO HIGH.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.22 TO 0.28 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....43-48.
MAX HUMIDITY........75-80 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 1300...THEN PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-74.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 18 TO 23 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 33
                    MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
HOURS OF SUN........7 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3600 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 33 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 103000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......VERY HIGH.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.26 TO 0.33 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS 50 TO
55. SOUTHEAST WINDS 17 TO 22 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 31 MPH.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS 65 TO 70. EAST
WINDS 16 TO 21 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 31 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS 50 TO 55.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 16 TO 21 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 31 MPH. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 60 TO 65. EAST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 26 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 40 TO 45.
NORTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 24 MPH. CHANCE
OF RAIN 50 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 55 TO 60.
NORTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 19 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 28 MPH. CHANCE
OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 35 TO
40. NORTH WINDS 14 TO 19 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 28 MPH. CHANCE
OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 50 TO 55.
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 29 MPH. CHANCE OF
RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
40 TO 45. NORTH WINDS 14 TO 19 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 28 MPH.
CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 55 TO 60.
NORTH WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 26 MPH. CHANCE OF
RAIN 20 PERCENT.

$$

NEZ249-251230-
EXTREME NORTHEAST NEBRASKA-
441 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....38-43.
MAX HUMIDITY........60-65 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 14 TO 19 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 28 MPH EASING TO 11 TO 15 MPH BY SUNSET...
                    THEN BECOMING LIGHT...TURNING SOUTHWEST LATE.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....74-79.
MIN HUMIDITY........22-27 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH.
HOURS OF SUN........9 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 5100 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 4 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 23000 OR FAIR (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......MODERATE TO HIGH.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.23 TO 0.25 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....44-49.
MAX HUMIDITY........67-72 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 18 TO 23 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 34 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
HOURS OF SUN........7 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3700 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 31 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 100000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......VERY HIGH.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.29 TO 0.32 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 55 TO 60. SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO AROUND 28 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS 65 TO 70.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS 50 TO 55.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 29 MPH. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 60 TO 65. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 24 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 40 TO 45.
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 23 MPH. CHANCE OF
RAIN 50 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 55 TO 60. NORTH
WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN
40 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 35 TO
40. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH. CHANCE
OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 55 TO 60.
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 31 MPH. CHANCE OF
RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
40 TO 45. NORTH WINDS 14 TO 19 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 29 MPH.
CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 55 TO 60.
NORTH WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 26 MPH. CHANCE OF
RAIN 20 PERCENT.

$$











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